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Johanna Schuster-Craig

Johanna Schuster-Craig is an Assistant Professor of German and Global Studies at Michigan State University. Her research focuses on the history of “integration” in Germany by contrasting integration rhetoric in media scandals with its more practical application in social work projects.

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Memes circulating on the net articulate simple comparisons with political intent, for example as an analogy between the USA today and "Weimar" back then, or between German and American coming to terms with the past. But as catchy as such analogies are, they also hide a lot of contexts.