1. These parts aren't being used
2. Any project using it is developed completely by idiots.
3. Any project using it is secretly being controlled behind the scenes by Red Hat.
Is there another option? If so, please explain what it is?
Which of these do you think is the case, considering that pretty much all majors distros and desktop environments are using systemd? Ignorining Red Hat, Fedora, and Gnome, which you probably think are controlled are Red Hat.
If you think it varies, please explain what is the case for these distros and desktop environments that use systemd and why: