Alternative Titles: Token Deity
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The reason we are renaming this trope is to stop the misconception that this trope is exclusively about a god not being white and/or male.
This trope is about a deity portrayed as a different race or gender than their standard portrayal for example the Abrahamic god as a black woman or the Hindu Goddess Shiva being a white male.
This trope is NOT restricted to the Judeo-Christian God. Names must be able to cover ALL deities from ALL religions.
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+18 (yeas:20 nays:2) Divine Race Lift
(with Divine Gender Flip
as a redirect)
Cons: It's inevitable that this Trope is going to be full of examples of the Judeo-Christian God, and the Bible doesn't say anything about his race.
-1 (yeas:5 nays:6) -2 (yeas:6 nays:8) Affirmative Action God
Pros: "Affirmative Action" covers both race/ethnicity and sex/gender, a la Affirmative Action Legacy
Cons: Still encourages the exact same misuse and under use that was the reason we renamed in the first place as it sounds like a deity chosen to fill a quota. Not a deity that's had a Race Lift
or a Gender Lift
-3 (yeas:2 nays:5) -4 (yeas:1 nays:5)
Ignore. Thread post.
-5 (yeas:6 nays:11) -5 (yeas:6 nays:11) -5 (yeas:6 nays:11) -5 (yeas:3 nays:8) -5 (yeas:1 nays:6) -5 (yeas:1 nays:6)
Ignore. Thread post in the crowner.
-6 (yeas:7 nays:13) -6 (yeas:2 nays:8) -6 (yeas:0 nays:6) -6 (yeas:0 nays:6) -7 (yeas:4 nays:11) -7 (yeas:2 nays:9) -8 (yeas:2 nays:10) -9 (yeas:1 nays:10) -10 (yeas:1 nays:11) -10 (yeas:0 nays:10) -10 (yeas:1 nays:11) -10 (yeas:1 nays:11) -12 (yeas:1 nays:13) Total number: 24. Number shown: 24.
Total number of votes: 287