I would agree with you if you could audit the mint.
What bothers me is that we aren't seeing ecash 2.0 with problems solved, we are seeing ecash 1.0 with new marketing.
Satoshi built and tested proof of work before he published the white paper.
This ecash parade is being rushed down the street with tired old problems. At least try to fix the lack of accountability.
I don't disagree with you there, I don't see this as even close to a finished product that I'd propose as a solution for custody of funds