In the year 1776 when a pack of Sociopaths formed a Government of by and for the 1 percent.
Just to pluck one incident of history.
In 1891 the greatest mass lynching in US history occured in the United States of America when 11 Italian Americans were rounded up and lynched. A grand Jury was strike but none that committed the crime ever charged.
The legacy of Lynchings in the USA is a long one. People used to show up with families and have picnics to witness those lynchings.
I call that nuts.
As to that painting of the signing of the Mayflower compact. Another group of sociopaths as many of this type no doubt would later burn alive some 300 men women and children in a longhouse and then take a day off to throw a feast to celebrate the act.
The only time rational people rose to positions of influence , they were either assassinated or thrown into jail.