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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!



3176-3200 of 6361 signatures
Number Date Name Location
3186 7.1 years ago David Williams San Francisco, CA
3185 7.1 years ago Marion Sikes Centennial, CO
3184 7.1 years ago Brittany Adams San Francisco, CA
3183 7.1 years ago Mary Vorachek Salem, OR
3182 7.1 years ago Cathy Rowan Bronx, NY
3181 7.1 years ago Morgan Clark South Orange, NJ
3180 7.1 years ago Virginia Macy Apple Valley, CA
3179 7.1 years ago George Yonge Davis, CA
3178 7.1 years ago Chuck Oatman DRUMORE, PA
3177 7.1 years ago Jana Lane Oakland, CA
3176 7.1 years ago gregory severson Lynnwood, WA
3175 7.1 years ago Carol Dewees Pottstown, PA
3174 7.1 years ago hadi mohammad hamad town, ot
3173 7.1 years ago A Bonvouloir Sunnyvale, CA
3172 7.1 years ago James Nakata Citrus Heights, CA
3171 7.1 years ago Anonymous bahrain,
3170 7.1 years ago jim shubin novato, CA
3169 7.1 years ago Anonymous Bahrain, ot
3168 7.1 years ago John Gazurian Baltimore, MD
3167 7.1 years ago Lisa Clark Costa Mesa, CA
3166 7.1 years ago Bruce Pech Boulder, CO
3165 7.1 years ago Louise Jacob Easthampton, MA
3164 7.1 years ago Anonymous Oakdale, MN
3163 7.1 years ago Paul Cranmer Harvard, IL
3162 7.1 years ago Erik Green Santa Cruz, CA
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