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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!



3026-3050 of 6361 signatures
Number Date Name Location
3336 6.9 years ago Noah Link Detroit, MI
3335 6.9 years ago Elizabeth Burr St. Paul, MN
3334 6.9 years ago Bill Daniels Nanticoke, PA
3333 6.9 years ago Lawrence Camp Morganton, NC
3332 6.9 years ago Anna Shook Portland, OR
3331 6.9 years ago Ali Jaffer
3330 6.9 years ago Clarita Trujillo Los Lunas, NM
3329 6.9 years ago miguel ramos bellingham, WA
3328 6.9 years ago abu feras Bahrain,
3327 6.9 years ago Anne Dugaw Costa Mesa, CA
3326 6.9 years ago Michael Tomlinson Sacramento , CA
3325 6.9 years ago Anonymous Arbor Vitae, WI
3324 6.9 years ago Fatima Mqjed
3323 6.9 years ago Harold T. Hodes Ithaca, NY
3322 6.9 years ago Jim Petkiewicz San Jose, CA
3321 6.9 years ago mark neiman mission viejo, CA
3320 6.9 years ago Erica Crytzer Interlaken, NY
3319 6.9 years ago Anonymous boonton, NJ
3318 6.9 years ago Marie O'Meara Albuquerque, NM
3317 6.9 years ago Anonymous Aali, Bahrain,
3316 6.9 years ago Margaret T.M. Petkiewicz San Jose, CA
3315 6.9 years ago Robert Smith Chapel Hill, NC
3314 6.9 years ago Dennis Ledden Rancho Murieta, CA
3313 6.9 years ago william gerardino grove city, OH
3312 6.9 years ago Susan Swan San Diego, CA
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