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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!

2476-2500 of 6361 signatures
Number Date Name Location
3886 7.4 years ago Anonymous Manama, ot
3885 7.4 years ago Baisan Murad Bahrain, ot
3884 7.4 years ago Anonymous
3883 7.4 years ago Atamao Kane OSLO, DC
3882 7.4 years ago Sean O'Keeffe Los Angeles, CA
3881 7.4 years ago valerie gilbert new york, NY
3880 7.4 years ago Ali Mohamed Manama, ot
3879 7.4 years ago Sayed Mohamed Naser Manama ,
3878 7.4 years ago K Brown Chantilly, VA
3877 7.4 years ago Anonymous Eugene, OR
3876 7.4 years ago Charles Van Wey Seattle, WA
3875 7.4 years ago saravanan devaraj paris, ot
3874 7.4 years ago Anonymous BELLEVILLE, IL
3873 7.4 years ago Michael Swanson Lancaster, PA
3872 7.4 years ago Abdulelah Ebrahim IL
3871 7.4 years ago hussain sla manama,
3870 7.4 years ago Susaan Aram Dana Point, CA
3869 7.4 years ago abdulla ahmed Manama, ot
3868 7.4 years ago Howard Rouser North Miami, FL
3867 7.4 years ago amoona khamis sitra,
3866 7.4 years ago Sharon Morgan Somerville, MA
3865 7.4 years ago Anonymous Olympia, WA
3864 7.4 years ago Mohamed Alkhawaja manama , bahrain, ot
3863 7.4 years ago Barbara Silverstein Mansfield, PA
3862 7.4 years ago Ken Reger Milan, MO
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