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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
2736 6.9 years ago Hasan Abdullatif
2735 6.9 years ago Kenny Jones Portland, OR
2734 6.9 years ago Laura Ackerman Spokane, WA
2733 6.9 years ago Ann Stetser Miami, FL
2732 6.9 years ago Anonymous Aurora, IL
2731 6.9 years ago Mark Cappetta San Mateo, CA
2730 6.9 years ago Joyce Dewsbury Gainesville, FL
2729 6.9 years ago Joel Jackson Gladstone, MO
2728 6.9 years ago Frank Csorba Lucinda, PA
2727 6.9 years ago Dennis Durfee Eugene, OR
2726 6.9 years ago mirza elwan
2725 6.9 years ago Anne Henry Bradenton , FL
2724 6.9 years ago Anonymous Denver, CO
2723 6.9 years ago Anonymous Denver, CO
2722 6.9 years ago Nelson Lara Springfield, IL
2721 6.9 years ago Anonymous Baltimore, MD
2720 6.9 years ago Lorene Rowland Billings, MT
2719 6.9 years ago Zach Campbell Kansas City, MO,
2718 6.9 years ago Neil Freson Henrietta, NY
2717 6.9 years ago Anonymous Manama, ot
2716 6.9 years ago Anonymous Manama, ot
2715 6.9 years ago Richard Morgan Bellingham, WA
2714 6.9 years ago Anonymous New York, NY
2713 6.9 years ago Paul Binder Sarasota```, FL
2712 6.9 years ago Laurie Schick BH, CA
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