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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!



751-775 of 6361 signatures
Number Date Name Location
5611 6.9 years ago Charles Daly Whiting, NJ
5610 6.9 years ago Mohamed Alkhawaja manama , bahrain, ot
5609 6.9 years ago Anonymous Dammam, ot
5608 6.9 years ago Karen King London, ON
5607 6.9 years ago Natividad, Jr. Cruz Round Rock, Tx
5606 6.9 years ago Marguerite Lovett Long Beach, CA
5605 6.9 years ago Mawaheb Hashim MANAMA, ot
5604 6.9 years ago Anonymous Redding, CA
5603 6.9 years ago Amina Ali Muharraq, ot
5602 6.9 years ago rebecca marshall Gainesville, TX
5601 6.9 years ago Anonymous Mountain View, CA
5600 6.9 years ago Hamad Ahmed
5599 6.9 years ago Helen Shuttleton Lagrangeville, NY
5598 6.9 years ago Eric Spielman Amboy, IL
5597 6.9 years ago Hussain Abdullah Manama, ot
5596 6.9 years ago Rida Rizvi Baltimore , MD
5595 6.9 years ago Byron Gunter Columbus, OH
5594 6.9 years ago Anonymous sandy spring, MD
5593 6.9 years ago Bobbie Flowers New York, NY
5592 6.9 years ago Anonymous manama,
5591 6.9 years ago Anonymous
5590 6.9 years ago Anonymous Madinat Hamad, ot
5589 6.9 years ago Roberta Richardson Golden, CO
5588 6.9 years ago Anonymous Toledo, OH
5587 6.9 years ago Anonymous
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