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Tell King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa - Kansas City, U.S.A. wants its medal back!

Brutal Dictators Do Not Deserve Medals

The crackdown in Bahrain against democracy advocates continues. Hundreds of people have been detained, at least four have died in custody and there have been widespread reports of torture.

Bahrain's monarchy is headed by King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa and, according to his biography on the Bahrain's U.S. embassy website, he "was awarded the Freedom Medal of Kansas City, Missouri from the Mayor and people of Kansas City." Kansas City does not want to be associated with a repressive regime. We sent a letter to the Kansas City Mayor Sylvester James asking him to demand the Freedom Medal back from the Bahraini King. Add your name!

Ask Kansas City Mayor Sylvester James to make clear that Kansas City does not stand with the Bahraini King’s appalling human rights record by taking back his Freedom Medal!



1876-1900 of 6361 signatures
Number Date Name Location
4486 6.4 years ago Debra Istvanik-Strotman Monongahela, PA
4485 6.4 years ago Joe Isa Muharraq,
4484 6.4 years ago Anonymous Loveland, CO
4483 6.4 years ago Val Sanfilippo San Diego, CA
4482 6.4 years ago Dawn Kosec Austintown, OH
4481 6.4 years ago Anonymous Lewiston, NY
4480 6.4 years ago H. Fleishon Cambridge, MA
4479 6.4 years ago Anonymous GA
4478 6.4 years ago Aali Hamada
4477 6.4 years ago Mohammed Naser
4476 6.4 years ago Mimi Yasgur MA
4475 6.4 years ago Neil Brinkmeier Amboy, IL
4474 6.4 years ago e perkins talmage, CA
4473 6.4 years ago zainab ismail
4472 6.4 years ago Clarence Robinson Littleton, CO
4471 6.4 years ago zainab ismail
4470 6.4 years ago Anonymous Kalamazoo, MI
4469 6.4 years ago ???? ???
4468 6.4 years ago Noel Le Claire Milwaukee, WI
4467 6.4 years ago Lee Margulies Stony Brook, NY
4466 6.4 years ago Mohammed Slman Manama,
4465 6.4 years ago Steve Marquardt Lake Lillian, MN
4464 6.4 years ago Mohd Jaffer
4463 6.4 years ago Robert Bard Easthampton, MA
4462 6.4 years ago Anonymous Manama, ot
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