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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!



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Number Date Name Location
4011 6.6 years ago Dreams Free Sitra, ot
4010 6.6 years ago Dreams Free Sitra, ot
4009 6.6 years ago Jerald Morgan Middletown, CT
4008 6.6 years ago Maitham Jubail
4007 6.6 years ago Anonymous BC
4006 6.6 years ago Anonymous ot
4005 6.6 years ago eric vance phoenix, AZ
4004 6.6 years ago raed saeed
4003 6.6 years ago Anonymous BC
4002 6.6 years ago wady3a mahdi mhaza,
4001 6.6 years ago Anonymous
4000 6.6 years ago Anonymous Saudi Arabia,
3999 6.6 years ago Richard Geiger Davenport, IA
3998 6.6 years ago Jennifer Lake Taylorsville, UT
3997 6.6 years ago Nancy Nickerson Portland, ME
3996 6.6 years ago Mariam Hasan Manama, ot
3995 6.6 years ago Mohammed Hussain Manama, ot
3994 6.6 years ago Anonymous
3993 6.6 years ago osama ghasra manama,
3992 6.6 years ago Debra Webb Costa Mesa, CA.
3991 6.6 years ago Manal Nasser Manama, ot
3990 6.6 years ago Lavender Kamal msnama,
3989 6.6 years ago Anonymous Manama, ot
3988 6.6 years ago Anonymous ot
3987 6.6 years ago ali hassan ali sitra, ot
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