“Let’s put this all in perspective. Say a President signs the Treaty and the Senate ratifies it. Then say a President attempts to use it to curtail the 2nd Amendment rights of citizens, including banning the manufacturing of firearms or ammunition. Then people would be justified, if not obligated, to remove such a President if Congress didn’t impeach and convict him or her. By that, I’m directly referring to Jefferson’s watering of the Tree of Liberty. Otherwise, the Republic, the Great American Experiment would be a failure.”
GunsAmerica readers might remember when former President Donald Trump backed out of the United Nations Arms Trade Treaty at the NRA show in 2019. The move was hailed as a reaffirmation of national sovereignty and a commitment to keeping European bureaucrats out of U.S. gun policy.
Now, it looks like the Biden Administration is working to put U.S. gun owners under international control.
William Malzahn, a U.S. State Department official at the Office of Conventional Arms Threat Reduction, assured his European counterparts at a recent conference that the Biden Administration remains committed to “strong and effective” controls on conventional arms, according to a transcript obtained by Breitbart News: