And just like that, you made me stop second-guessing one of my recent articles. I was concerned some would view it as political, even though I was careful not to turn it that way. Heck, what's it matter? The ones who understand my points wil benefit. The ones who don't will decide to contact me and discuss, or write me off... And that's okay!
To answer your question - yes, your work matters, every single day.