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When Did Our Elites Become Self-Serving Parasites?

Submitted by Charles Hugh-Smith via OfTwoMinds blog, Combine financialization, neoliberalism and moral bankruptcy, and you end up with self-serving parasitic elites. When did our financial and political elites become self-serving parasites? Some will answer that elites have always been self-serving parasites; as tempting as it may be to offer a blanket denunciation of elites, this overlooks the eras in which elites rose to meet existential crises.
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