I hear this! There are many thing I stopped doing, too. And, because of that, I am met with trepidation, fear, and harassment. But, you know something? I’d rather get those reactions than feel like a phony moving around this society. I don’t normally play tit-for-tat, but if someone isn’t trying to make me comfortable, I’m not trying to make them comfortable … anymore!
If you’re looking for equality, first you have to minimize your primitive desires. You cannot talk about equality while living with such a strong “desire of being protected”. Look around you, don’t you see that the people who want equality are the ones who act exact…
Thank you for your comment Sean Stephane Martin. I’ve noticed that whenever I write about this topic, you feel the need to somehow minimize the impact of online discrimination and how it affects minorities.
Please stop doing this. You have no place to minimize my experience.