Shawn Ralston is a Curriculum Design Manager with the Close Up Foundation. He started with the Foundation in 2017 in an instructional capacity before moving into training and curriculum development roles. Shawn is interested in the inclusion of tribal sovereignty in civic education and the intersection of popular culture, media and political polarization. He was born and raised on the Cattaraugus Indian Reservation in Western New York and now resides in Brooklyn, NY. Shawn received a B.A. in English, Literature and Rhetoric from Binghamton University.
Posts by Shawn Ralston:
The Biden Administration Cracks Down on “Ghost Guns”
April 18, 2022
Early last week, President Joe Biden and Deputy Attorney General Lisa Monaco announced a final ruling to limit the manufacture and sale of so-called “ghost guns”—privately manufactured firearms without serial numbers.1 This final ruling is part of a series of measures announced by President Biden and the Department of Justice, dating back to last year, […]Read More >