This may come as a surprise to you, but not everyone that has jumped in here to disagree with you has trained with Dan; some have and some have not - even tough it may appear to you that it is some type of group conspiracy with an agenda against you, that is just not the case; it truly is just independent opinions with similar viewpoints addressing your various arguments.
Indeed. And the internal strength/aiki community is at least as fragmented and full of disagreements as the aikido community itself. It isn't that people are refusing to give straight answers, it is that they all have different points of view. The requested clarity simply isn't going to happen in this venue.