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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!



2976-3000 of 6361 signatures
Number Date Name Location
3386 6.9 years ago Matthew Bennett Port Washington, NY
3385 6.9 years ago Virginia Bennett Honolulu, HI
3384 6.9 years ago Debra Feraco Reno, NV
3383 6.9 years ago William Cole, MD Los Ranchos, NM
3382 6.9 years ago Marco Rivarolo Genoa, ot
3381 6.9 years ago Kyle Buss Denver, CO
3380 6.9 years ago ali ali manama,
3379 6.9 years ago Eben Rosenberger San Diego, CA
3378 6.9 years ago Norma Vavolizza Bronx, NY
3377 6.9 years ago Katrina Wilson Salem, OR
3376 6.9 years ago Richard Waldo Riverdale, UT
3375 6.9 years ago TImothy Sullivan East Hampton, NY
3374 6.9 years ago Phil Neal Harborside, ME
3373 6.9 years ago Barbara Case Case Naples, FL
3372 6.9 years ago Jutta Herrmann quarteira, ot
3371 6.9 years ago Mostyn Thayer Port Saint Lucie, FL
3370 6.9 years ago Valerie Cheasty Menlo Park, CA
3369 6.9 years ago Jeff Weicher Santa Monica, CA
3368 6.9 years ago Aliza Keddem Portland, OR
3367 6.9 years ago Daniel Liker Richmond, VA
3366 6.9 years ago Anonymous manama,
3365 6.9 years ago Brenda Colbert Fayetteville, NC
3364 6.9 years ago Peter Stone Bethlehem, PA
3363 6.9 years ago Frank Hill North Hollywood, CA
3362 6.9 years ago Ian Noah Los Angeles, CA
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