"As their fundamental failures become more evident to all, these elites have lost credibility, influence, and the ability to dictate outcomes. The West’s establishment credibility is dying, and their influence is precipitously eroding— all deservedly so. The solution is not to subserviently cling to corrupt elite institutions out of fear of the alternatives. It is, instead, to help bury those institutions and their elite mavens and then fight for superior replacements." Glenn Greenwald
The Banks must be restrained, and the financial system reformed, with balance restored to the economy, before there can be any sustainable recovery.