I met "resistance" against my character from people that I have never met, for posting my opions, without one written instance of offence to anybody.
Resistance? Maybe. But I primarily saw people taken aback by your style of writing, curious of your background, of the foundation your writings are based on. Curiosity, turning to suspicion as you evaded the questions.
Try to find the harmony in this thread - there's much of it, just waiting to be seen.