As a DPS you will always be a passenger in the group.
I do not agree with you, not by a longshot.
Get your chance at columi gear at the end and be thankful for that and your daily BH com reward and put up.
I have columni/rakata/BH/WH geared characters but I am investigating this as a phenomenon. Please read some of my conclusions in this thread if you are interested, this is not something I write for myself.