You are NOT the first to express these thoughts. The transition of this system from a one that promotes community to one that promotes profit has had a significant number of changes.
Those who know me will tell you that once upon a time I was vocal as well and that I am generally not one of the system's favorite ringmasters.
While I probably would not have used your choice in language, I can certainly understand the feelings behind them. Know that many others feel them as well.
Good luck in your quest.
James S. Huggins