“They” is always someone out to get them, make them uncomfortable, and otherwise the faceless blamed ones.
Religious types tend to use the devil, demons, and other evil things to blame.
I think humans just cant believe they’re not caught up in some mystic or epic struggle of all time or reality. The reality is far more likely that we’re living in some of the most boring, but comfortable peaceful times in human history. 2020 might be the sign of worse fate ahead.