On human rights, the United States must be a beacon. America is strongest when our policies and actions match our values.More
Home / Profile

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!

2226-2250 of 6361 signatures
Number Date Name Location
4136 7.1 years ago Ali Yusuf Zinj,
4135 7.1 years ago Um Yousuf
4134 7.1 years ago ahmed ali ot
4133 7.1 years ago ahmed ali ot
4132 7.1 years ago majed naser
4131 7.1 years ago Anonymous Muharraq,
4130 7.1 years ago Mohammed AlNaqi kuwait,
4129 7.1 years ago John Templin Bluffton, OH
4128 7.1 years ago Ali jaffar
4127 7.1 years ago Ali jaffar
4126 7.1 years ago Patti Wright Bellingham, WA
4125 7.1 years ago Anonymous manama,
4124 7.1 years ago Anonymous
4123 7.1 years ago Anonymous muharraq, ot
4122 7.1 years ago Anonymous Sanabis,
4121 7.1 years ago hasan hasan ot
4120 7.1 years ago Youdif Yousif
4119 7.1 years ago Safa Al-askaei BH, NY
4118 7.1 years ago Fatima Adnan
4117 7.1 years ago Anonymous a'ali, ot
4116 7.1 years ago sayed sayed bahrain, ot
4115 7.1 years ago Kathleen Smith Livingston, TX
4114 7.1 years ago Masooma Al-alawi
4113 7.1 years ago ella hosain
4112 7.1 years ago Anonymous AS
Next ->