Americans have very distinct values compared to other English speaking peoples.REally?
I’ve never felt that. Something to do we lack of shared values, language and history etc.
Infact, numerous social scientists would also disagree with you.
Geert Hofstede and Gert Jan Hofstede on culture
You sound like an SNP activists. ‘We have more in common with the French than the rest of the UK’
More of an I'm alright Jack attitude and tough luck if you get shot/cannot afford medical insurance