Even in Nazi Germany during the war, there were groups that resisted the madness that was being perpetrated by the leaders who were driving the country and the world to ruin in the name of Patriotic Nationalism.
As is usually the case, they paid dearly for their "treason."
Only recently did I even know that the White Rose Society even existed.
I have found as many links as I could to help others become aware of what others did who brave enough to speak out in the past.
Like Rommel, they paid with their lives.
Dissent IS patriotic when what is being done in the name of "patriotism" is wrong.