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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
3811 6.6 years ago Thaer Hashem luton, ot
3810 6.6 years ago ali hassan Manama, ot
3809 6.6 years ago White Liley Manama,
3808 6.6 years ago Anonymous Cleveland, OH
3807 6.6 years ago Elizabeth Bickar Forest Hills, NY
3806 6.6 years ago Anonymous Muharq, ot
3805 6.6 years ago Margaret Mooney Stamford, CT
3804 6.6 years ago Jann Cobb Raymond, NH
3803 6.6 years ago ALI SARHAN BC
3802 6.6 years ago Conor Scott Dublin, ot
3801 6.6 years ago Corrina Loeckenhoff Ithaca, NY
3800 6.6 years ago Kevin Prange Saint Louis, MO
3799 6.6 years ago Hussain Saeed Manama,
3798 6.6 years ago Chris Worcester Truckee, CA
3797 6.6 years ago Annette Dubois Hudson, NH
3796 6.6 years ago Nancy king Santa Fe, NM
3795 6.6 years ago Bruce Morgan Riverside, CA
3794 6.6 years ago Jann Cobb Raymond, NH
3793 6.6 years ago abeer alfaraj
3792 6.6 years ago Marion Mesa St Petersburg, FL
3791 6.6 years ago Anonymous santa cruz, CA
3790 6.6 years ago Maureen Wesolowski Berkeley, CA
3789 6.6 years ago David Berkshire Houston, TX
3788 6.6 years ago Anonymous saint joseph, MO
3787 6.6 years ago Carol Anne Fusco Berkeley, CA
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