As you said, this and millions of other Americans writing to Congress and talking to pollsters moved things in a way they have not moved before. Our President of change and his sidekick may yet regain my respect.
I had a Marine Nephew,Corporal Travis Bradach-Nall, killed by a U.S. Cluster Bomb in Karbala Iraq on the day Bush said, "Bring em on!" His Mom, my sister Lynn Bradach has spent the last decade working to have the U.S. sign on to the International Convention to Ban Cluster Munitions. http://www.stopclustermunitions.org/news/?id=4242
I had hoped we might get her in talk to President Obama and Secretaries Kerry and Hagel when this serious Syria business erupted."
Original article on Tom Hayden.com