I guess this is mainly a paralysing thing to say, so I'll try to add some advice...
We will never have consulted enough people. We will never stop finding radical new ways of knowing. We will never be able to easily distinguish cranks from fresh geniuses, just as surely as some ideas are difficult to assess, so will be methods.
Decent people will always disagree.
@faun Appendix: disagreement is not inherently a problem.
It is the way through which we discover the limits of our thought, so that we can improve upon it, create new thoughts, and progress.
Blind agreement and trust in an aligned subset of people is a much deeper problem, and a big source of paralysis.
Merveilles is a community project aimed at the establishment of new ways of speaking, seeing and organizing information — A culture that seeks augmentation through the arts of engineering and design. A warm welcome to any like-minded people who feel these ideals resonate with them.