This is so helpful in understanding what the MAGA movement is about. I explains how people support candidates who actively legislate against their own best interests. Its not about governing, its about winning. Being on the winning team, being better than those losers- those weak and weird ones.
This is why logic, policy, honesty, character and facts don't matter.
An immigrant can vote for a person against immigrants because he now identifies, not as an immigrant, but as a person on the team of the strong and powerful. A winner.
Love is an amorphous concept for most, but surely arguing with fascists will have zero effect. Best to use our time creating beauty, connecting with others.