The first round of UN Arms Trade Treaty talks may have fallen apart at the month-long conference held in NYC this past July, but as Ted Bromund over at Heritage noted at the time, “Now that the concept of the ATT has been invented, it cannot be uninvented. There are too many countries and too many left-wing nongovernmental organizations that want a treaty.” He was right and as Katie reported last week, it didn’t take very long to initiate another attempt. One question she raised in her post deserves more attention: “Is the argument from the U.N. that...
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They will first regulate and proscribe ammunition purchases, then they will "encourage" citizens to give up their weapons. Then, with enough control, the state can seize the rest. We are a long way from that problem. Keep an eye on ammo availability, though.
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