The creation of Bitcoin was essentially born out of the financial collapse of 2007/08, for the very purpose of providing a monetary system which would be resistant to collapses of that nature.
It remains to be seen if another collapse is looming, but COVID19 could be the catalyst for it. If so, we may see Bitcoin come into its own and show the world why it is the future.
If it does, it should prove that our current monetary system is redundant.
Grear article! :)