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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!



3076-3100 of 6361 signatures
Number Date Name Location
3286 6.6 years ago Brayden Criswell Lincoln, OR
3285 6.6 years ago Brayden Criswell Lincoln, OR
3284 6.6 years ago Clark Shimeall Biorrego Springs, CA
3283 6.6 years ago Anthony Battista, Jr. Port Charlotte, FL
3282 6.6 years ago Anonymous Duluth, GA
3281 6.6 years ago Elaine Sorensen Evanston, IN
3280 6.6 years ago Catherine Curtis Santqa Monica, CA
3279 6.6 years ago Rollo Hysom Saint Paul, MN
3278 6.6 years ago Anonymous bani jamrah,
3277 6.6 years ago laureen picciani fort bragg, CA
3276 6.6 years ago Anna Sackett Montclair, NJ
3275 6.6 years ago sara hasan Bahrain, ot
3274 6.6 years ago Adam Levine Seattle, WA
3273 6.6 years ago Bob Brown Regina, SK
3272 6.6 years ago Patricia Vogler St. Louis, MO
3271 6.6 years ago Alice Polesky San Francisco, CA
3270 6.6 years ago S Owens Memphis, TN
3269 6.6 years ago mary alsatrawe manama,
3268 6.6 years ago fatima jaffer sitra,
3267 6.6 years ago Allan Thomas Naples, FL
3266 6.6 years ago Frank Sabatini Exeter, PA
3265 6.6 years ago James Ievolella New City, NY
3264 6.6 years ago Ronald Bogin El Cerrito, CA
3263 6.6 years ago Barbara Carrera Waterbury, CT
3262 6.6 years ago Kim Wilczyk St. Paul, MN
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