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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
5536 6.6 years ago Justina LaSalle Moosup, CT
5535 6.6 years ago Anonymous
5534 6.6 years ago Timothy Keeler Kenmore, WA
5533 6.6 years ago c lewis anchorage, AK
5532 6.6 years ago Anonymous New York, NY
5531 6.6 years ago Herlwyn Lutz Eastsound, WA
5530 6.6 years ago K Danowski Pittsburgh, PA
5529 6.6 years ago Ahmed Ibraham St. Catharines, ON
5528 6.6 years ago John Wankel Vancouver, BC
5527 6.6 years ago David Rosenberg Norfolk, MA
5526 6.6 years ago Bert Sacks Seattle, WA
5525 6.6 years ago mohammad abdullah
5524 6.6 years ago Jean Pauline Oakland, CA
5523 6.6 years ago Suzann Finch Bellingham, WA
5522 6.6 years ago Jennifer Hiam Tacoma, WA
5521 6.6 years ago Anonymous Colombo,
5520 6.6 years ago CHARLES PEREZ Lauderhill, FL
5519 6.6 years ago Mary MacDonnell Sacramento, CA
5518 6.6 years ago Ellen Adler Toledo, OH
5517 6.6 years ago Anonymous
5516 6.6 years ago Jane Affonso redondo Beach,, CA
5515 6.6 years ago Janeth Mallory Lewiston, ID
5514 6.6 years ago Maija Dravnieks Detroit, MI
5513 6.6 years ago John Dahl Burlington, IA
5512 6.6 years ago Anonymous New York, NY
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