I caught the last half of a show on PBS, The Money Fix. Before I write anything about it, I will give the upfront warning that there is a lot of very liberal woo involved in the documentary, but eschewing that, it was fascinating.
Here's a clip from the movie:
So...the entire monetary system is almost like a pyramid scheme of debtors.
I'm going to think about this for a while before I post my thoghts