I pretty much accept it as a given that within the next decade and a half the United States will collapse like the USSR did. I think a lot of us on this forum share a similar way of thinking, and even if you don’t, you still likely realize that this nation is in deep trouble.

Nobody knows what exactly gonna happen, and is it something like that going to happen at all, but it is about people who “run the things” and who have power to know that I think.

I know from experience that it is very easy to pull all differences, and problems between regions and people (of one country) if that is in interest of the people on power. So when (if) that time comes that is gonna be sign, differences between folks pulled up, everywhere, cultural, religious, regional, economic…
It is the “best” recipe for starting those “fracture lines” in once perfect country.