Why is banking such an important issue? Because monetery distribution is one of the major sorses of power in our world. Why should one take time to learn about banking? Because Modern Money Mechanics are not strait foreword and if you don't spend some time to understand it then you won't know how it is used to concentrate power.
You thought 2011 was along time ago, let us tern back the clock to march 2009. 'Socialist' senator of Vermont Bernie Sanders drills FED Chairmen Ben Bernanke over the FED's double standards interest rates. Libertarians should take note, this is how you speak truth to Power. We should not let side issues like taxes to distract us from the real issues.