Create the narrative to fit the moment. It doesn't have to be logical. It doesn't have to make sense.
His ethics and his morality are 100% situational. His only plan is his dysfunctional attempt to create a Communist paradise here in America. If you think his vision and goals are something different than that, you are either stupid or you are fooling yourself.
I served in the Army for 12 1/2 years during the Cold War. Best I can recall, Communists were our enemy. They threatened the American way of life. Their values and morals were destructive of our ideology. Their ideology was not compatible with ours.