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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!



2526-2550 of 6361 signatures
Number Date Name Location
3836 6.4 years ago Natalie Audage Davis, CA
3835 6.4 years ago James Dixon Terra Alta, WV
3834 6.4 years ago Adam Davis New Orleans, LA
3833 6.4 years ago Chuck Reigle St Petersburg, FL
3832 6.4 years ago Jane Edwards La Palma, CA
3831 6.4 years ago Meave Gagler New York, NY
3830 6.4 years ago Richard Bowser San Antonio, NM
3829 6.4 years ago mohama jalal Manama,
3828 6.4 years ago Lu Cifer Dumpwater, FL
3827 6.4 years ago George Hrouda Moreno Valley, CA
3826 6.4 years ago Victor Miiller Des Moines, IA
3825 6.4 years ago Audrey Hansen Barrington, IL
3824 6.4 years ago Bruce Van Tassel Nelson, BC
3823 6.4 years ago Teresa Wenderott McPherson,
3822 6.4 years ago Anonymous Mnama, ot
3821 6.4 years ago Vanessa Hernandez Durham, NC
3820 6.4 years ago Gabriella Turek Pasadena, CA
3819 6.4 years ago free bahrain FL
3818 6.4 years ago Michael Gonzalez Galveston, TX
3817 6.4 years ago Mary Smith Elmira, NY
3816 6.4 years ago zahra ali MANAMA,
3815 6.4 years ago Debra Rehn Portland, OR
3814 6.4 years ago Mary Johnson Topeka, KS
3813 6.4 years ago ali hassan Manama, ot
3812 6.4 years ago Mary Burnley Sweet Home, OR
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