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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!



2426-2450 of 6361 signatures
Number Date Name Location
3936 6.9 years ago Yousif Ali Manama,
3935 6.9 years ago Grace Strong Ironwood, MI
3934 6.9 years ago Virgil Alley Aurora, MO
3933 6.9 years ago fatima albahrain manama, ot
3932 6.9 years ago Bob Ramczyk Brown Deer, WI
3931 6.9 years ago moosa almoosa ot
3930 6.9 years ago Anonymous
3929 6.9 years ago Anonymous manama,
3928 6.9 years ago Anonymous
3927 6.9 years ago mariam ali manama, ot
3926 6.9 years ago Majeed Aseeri Mañana, ot
3925 6.9 years ago Laura Horowitz Pittsburgh, PA
3924 6.9 years ago Eman Abdullah
3923 6.9 years ago Anonymous isa town, ot
3922 6.9 years ago Anonymous Manama,
3921 6.9 years ago Joseph Cox Reno, NV
3920 6.9 years ago David Kallechey Atlanta, GA
3919 6.9 years ago Anonymous ot
3918 6.9 years ago mohammed aldurazi duraz, ot
3917 6.9 years ago NOOR ALI MANAMA, ot
3916 6.9 years ago Lorna Holmes Honolulu, HI
3915 6.9 years ago Hani Moosa
3914 6.9 years ago Layla Ghassra Hamad Town,
3913 6.9 years ago Ali .... Manama, KY
3912 6.9 years ago fatima ali
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