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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!



476-500 of 6361 signatures
Number Date Name Location
5886 7.1 years ago Ahmed Abdalla West Manama,
5885 7.1 years ago Nada Alfaraj Manama,
5884 7.1 years ago Anonymous Riyadh, ot
5883 7.1 years ago Ron Kloberdanz South San Francisco, CA
5882 7.1 years ago Anonymous ot
5881 7.1 years ago Larry Andrews Vancouver, BC
5880 7.1 years ago Little Sun S. Heard Albuquerque, NM
5879 7.1 years ago Steve Overton Leicester , ot
5878 7.1 years ago Anonymous Brooklyn, NY
5877 7.1 years ago William Lee Kohler Eugene, OR
5876 7.1 years ago zah zah
5875 7.1 years ago Anonymous
5874 7.1 years ago Anonymous sitra,
5873 7.1 years ago Mohammed Ali
5872 7.1 years ago Anonymous
5871 7.1 years ago Fatima AlEbrahim
5870 7.1 years ago Anonymous Auckland,
5869 7.1 years ago christl towler Burlington, ON
5868 7.1 years ago Frank Smith Baltimore, MD
5867 7.1 years ago CAROLL FOWLER Hayward, CA
5866 7.1 years ago jeannie roberts Madison, WI
5865 7.1 years ago Amy Bostick Wildomar, CA
5864 7.1 years ago Birgit Hermann San Francisco, CA
5863 7.1 years ago Barbara Ida Melbourne, FL
5862 7.1 years ago Janet Holstine Scotts, MI
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