The last time I checked the USA was the largest contributor, funding most of the operations at the UN. So we are in effect funding the attempt at world-wide gun control and the subsequent degradation of II-A with our tax dollars. Kind of ironic isn't it?
Last years meeting occurred during the 4th of July holiday period.
"If a nation expects to remain ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be." - Thomas Jefferson