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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!

951-975 of 6361 signatures
Number Date Name Location
5411 6.6 years ago Anonymous Manama- Bahrain,
5410 6.6 years ago Anonymous
5409 6.6 years ago Lihgt Alshaikh
5408 6.6 years ago AMD CPE manama,
5407 6.6 years ago Sukeina Bhimji Toronto, ON
5406 6.6 years ago Masooma Radhi ot
5405 6.6 years ago Anonymous Manama,
5404 6.6 years ago Donna Gann Bernard, ME
5403 6.6 years ago mohammad ghaferi los angeles, CA
5402 6.6 years ago Patricia Sloan Butler, PA
5401 6.6 years ago Anonymous Ithaca, NY
5400 6.6 years ago Sarah Hall League City, TX
5399 6.6 years ago Nada Ali Bahrain, ot
5398 6.6 years ago Stuart Mork Seattle, WA
5397 6.6 years ago Victoria De Goff and family Berkeley, CA
5396 6.6 years ago Richard Sherman and Family Berkeley, CA
5395 6.6 years ago Martha W D Bushnell Boulder, CO
5394 6.6 years ago Anonymous Manama, ot
5393 6.6 years ago Reagan Mouritsen seattle, WA
5392 6.6 years ago AE Houston Cedar Grove, NC
5391 6.6 years ago Seth Laursen Los Angeles, CA
5390 6.6 years ago Cybele Hantman St. Johnsbury, VT
5389 6.6 years ago jerry garcia fresno, CA
5388 6.6 years ago Andrew Hughes Eastsound, WA
5387 6.6 years ago joan edmunds southampton, ot
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