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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
2461 7.1 years ago Ezra Mann Albuquerque, NM
2460 7.1 years ago Sergio Torres Managua, ot
2459 7.1 years ago Mike Lafrance Miami, FL
2458 7.1 years ago Sherif Sadek NY
2457 7.1 years ago Phillip Wood Columbia, Missouri
2456 7.1 years ago jeff brown felton, CA
2455 7.1 years ago Gemma Stracka Richfield, OH
2454 7.1 years ago DANAT BRYSCH BEAVER FALLS, PA
2453 7.1 years ago james keats springfield, MA
2452 7.1 years ago Anonymous Bronx, NY
2451 7.1 years ago John Schmitt Louisville, KY
2450 7.1 years ago Douglas Schiebel Port Ludlow, WA
2449 7.1 years ago Beverly Boling Houston, TX
2448 7.1 years ago Jerry Moe Knoxville, TN
2447 7.1 years ago Elizabeth Adams Marysville, CA
2446 7.1 years ago William Klitzke Sterling Heights, MI
2445 7.1 years ago Charles Reiss Montreal, TX
2444 7.1 years ago Joy Bryden Portland, OR
2443 7.1 years ago t Thmson Los Angeles, CA
2442 7.1 years ago Amie Allensworth Nesconset , NY
2441 7.1 years ago pat dellitalia selden, NY
2440 7.1 years ago Larry Siegel Plainsboro, NJ
2439 7.1 years ago Nick Berezansky Ridgewood, NJ
2438 7.1 years ago Michael Essex El Dorado Hills, CA
2437 7.1 years ago Frances T. Farenthold Farenthold Houston, TX
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