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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!



726-750 of 6361 signatures
Number Date Name Location
5636 7.1 years ago fawzi alsaleh manama, ot
5635 7.1 years ago RAY PETERS Wautoma, WI
5634 7.1 years ago Alan Herman Arlington, VA
5633 7.1 years ago Jessica Foster Foster Milwaukee, WI
5632 7.1 years ago Anonymous Rolla, MO
5631 7.1 years ago Yasmin Alkhunaizi
5630 7.1 years ago JIM HEAD OAK PARK, MI
5629 7.1 years ago Anonymous Burtonsville, MD
5628 7.1 years ago Cheli Winkler-Groschen Champaign, IL
5627 7.1 years ago Barry Page Ibiza, XX
5626 7.1 years ago Michael Guyette Key West, FL
5625 7.1 years ago Michelle Palladine Palm Springs, CA
5624 7.1 years ago Leslie Winston Redondo Beach, CA
5623 7.1 years ago Natalina Giugni hyde park, NY
5622 7.1 years ago leon anderson grass valley, CA
5621 7.1 years ago John Kubitzki Shawnee, KS
5620 7.1 years ago Sheila Spencer Gresham, OR
5619 7.1 years ago Sheila Spencer Gresham, OR
5618 7.1 years ago Jerald Templeton Peoria, AZ
5617 7.1 years ago Amy Pittman
5616 7.1 years ago Anonymous Trondheim, SC
5615 7.1 years ago Anonymous Newark, NJ
5614 7.1 years ago Anonymous Philadelphia, PA
5613 7.1 years ago Anonymous
5612 7.1 years ago William Aldrich Warwick, RI
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