The Kennel Club hierarchy of apologists admits the system has failed.
The bottom line is that the German Shepherd is not fixable using the current base of show dogs, and that's true for four or five other breeds as well. A de-listing needs to occur, and they need to stop talking about it, and just do it .
The video, below, is the same people talking about the same problem in 2010. Nothing has changed, because the people have not changed.
The Kennel Club system is fundamentally broken and it needs a fundamental change.