Trump is not an anomaly. The US rulers are out of options. Except for military, they have no more ways to rule.
- created trillions of dollars out of nothing -- made the problem worse
- trotted out liberals like Biden -- further enraging people
- tried undercover provocateur attacks to scare people -- exposed on social media
- brought military force against peaceful protest -- exposing their "democratic" facade
- tried to squeeze more money and power out of their control of SWIFT and CHIPS money transfer
- started trade wars to squeeze allies and rivals