Something can affect everyone and not be real. Like what happened in the Salem witch trials; witchcraft sure affected everyone in that town despite the fact that there' no such thing as witches, there's no such thing as witchcraft, there never has been and there never will. Another good example would be Jehovah.
Police are a social fiction, and they'll kill you dead.
But no, you don't get it though, man
He's seen through the veil and everyone else still stuck in The Matrix. All this discussion of trans people or whatever is getting in the way of everyone acknowledging his intellectual breakthrough.