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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!



2201-2225 of 6361 signatures
Number Date Name Location
4161 6.9 years ago Robert Haslag Centertown, MO
4160 6.9 years ago Anonymous
4159 6.9 years ago Scott Herman Sacramento, CA
4158 6.9 years ago Anonymous
4157 6.9 years ago John Becker Burlington, VT
4156 6.9 years ago Anonymous Hamadtown, ot
4155 6.9 years ago Monika Rabe Stockholm, Sweden
4154 6.9 years ago FRANK ARAIZA Charlotte, NC
4153 6.9 years ago Yousif Nasser Muharaq, ot
4152 6.9 years ago abu khalid
4151 6.9 years ago HUSSAIN ALI ME
4150 6.9 years ago Anonymous ot
4149 6.9 years ago ali jaqoob
4148 6.9 years ago Mohd Dawood Manama bahrain,
4147 6.9 years ago hussain makki manama, ot
4146 6.9 years ago Anonymous
4145 6.9 years ago Ammar Alkhaloo Sanabis, ot
4144 6.9 years ago Hussain Jamri Bahrain, ot
4143 6.9 years ago Anonymous
4142 6.9 years ago Robert Battersby Center Conway, NH
4141 6.9 years ago Anonymous manama,
4140 6.9 years ago Anonymous Owatonna, MN
4139 6.9 years ago Anonymous Bahrain, ot
4138 6.9 years ago Anonymous Bahrain, ot
4137 6.9 years ago Jesse B. Smith Fond du Lac, WI
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