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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!



2151-2175 of 6361 signatures
Number Date Name Location
4211 6.9 years ago William Wallin Richmond, CA
4210 6.9 years ago Barbie Scott Portland, OR
4209 6.9 years ago Jassim Ali Bahrain,
4208 6.9 years ago Barry Ulman Bellingham, WA
4207 6.9 years ago Anonymous bahrain, ot
4206 6.9 years ago Patrick Nugent Franklin , MA
4205 6.9 years ago Linnell Krikorian Manchester, NH
4204 6.9 years ago Anonymous Tracy, CA
4203 6.9 years ago Kim Donovan Willimantic, CT
4202 6.9 years ago victor merfeld leland, IL
4201 6.9 years ago Anonymous manama, ot
4200 6.9 years ago Anonymous
4199 6.9 years ago Sharon Webb Amenia, NY
4198 6.9 years ago Anonymous Manama, ot
4197 6.9 years ago ali hussain sitra,
4196 6.9 years ago Donna Desrosiers Plymouth, NH
4195 6.9 years ago Lo Auer Columbia, MO
4194 6.9 years ago dawood dawood manama,
4193 6.9 years ago Anonymous Hammond, IN
4192 6.9 years ago um haider salman
4191 6.9 years ago Anonymous sar,
4190 6.9 years ago Anonymous manamma, ot
4189 6.9 years ago Coralyn Gorlicki Tinton Falls, NJ
4188 6.9 years ago Mohad Habshi Manama,
4187 6.9 years ago hussain ali manama,
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