Your silence gives consent. Stand up for what you believe in, don't expect others to speak up with your best interests in mind. If you don't know what those are, or you don't value them enough to speak them aloud, how will they?
Whaaaa everyone is persecuting me! Even though my churches are on every corner & my deity's name is on money, but when you're not allowed to dictate people's lives based on your mythology, you're being persecuted?