Sarah DeCristofaro

Sarah DeCristofaro is a former policy intern at the American Red Cross. She holds an M.A. in International Affairs with concentrations in international development and United States foreign policy from American University in Washington, D.C., as well as a B.A. in Political Science from Tulane University in New Orleans.

  • What Americans think of international humanitarian law

    The United States' foreign policy in the first decade of the twenty-first century has given rise to a reinvigorated interest in IHL. This article examines Americans' views on IHL and highlights the impact that battlefield activities can have on domestic debates over policy choices and national conscience.