2001-2008: Dissent is the highest form of patriotism.
2009-2016: Dissent is the highest form of racism.
2017-? (Probably): Dissent is the highest form of misogyny.
It would surprise most Americans how quickly our populous can retrograde to a third world survival mode. There are many that come together and help each other, but for those that have been reliant upon others for so long, tend to become dangerous to others when that pipeline is disrupted since they have no experience of making it on their own.