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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!



1976-2000 of 6361 signatures
Number Date Name Location
4386 6.9 years ago Ali Hassan
4385 6.9 years ago Hasan AHMED ot
4384 6.9 years ago Abigail Rodriguez Weslaco, TX
4383 6.9 years ago Elizabeth McCleary Phoenix, AZ
4382 6.9 years ago Fdsu Clop MA
4381 6.9 years ago Erica Feliciano Linden, NJ
4380 6.9 years ago Jules Bailey Tallahassee, FL
4379 6.9 years ago ali younis
4378 6.9 years ago Mohammed isa Manama,
4377 6.9 years ago Zainab Al Qattan
4376 6.9 years ago Michelle Parsneau Mankato, MN
4375 6.9 years ago John Pritchard Woodstock, CT
4374 6.9 years ago Hamad Ahmed
4373 6.9 years ago Bruce & Nogah Revesz Cedar Grove, NJ
4372 6.9 years ago Fatema Hassan Manama, ot
4371 6.9 years ago Huda Hassan
4370 6.9 years ago Steve Wilson West Richland, WA
4369 6.9 years ago Paul Talkington Des Moines, IA
4368 6.9 years ago Mohamed Sanad Bahrain, NY
4367 6.9 years ago Anonymous Manama, ot
4366 6.9 years ago Stephen Hood Plain City, OH
4365 6.9 years ago Anonymous
4364 6.9 years ago Abbas Abdulla
4363 6.9 years ago rid bah qt, ot
4362 6.9 years ago Anonymous buri, ot
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