- Many examples of Politically Correct History are this. For example, racial tension that existed in real life in older time periods is sometimes nonexistent in stories that take place in those time periods.
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Film - Animated
- In Disney's The Princess and the Frog, set in 1920s New Orleans, black and white people get along a lot better than they did in original real life at the time. Tiana is even good friends with a very rich white woman. Some elements of racial prejudice are hinted at, however, to avoid being totally unrealistic for the time period.
- In the book series Not Quite Human, Chip the android takes almost everything people say to him literally, has strange responses to common questions, and misinterprets simple commands at times. Despite this, and being in middle school (where real-life bullying is often at its worst), he is treated with a lot of genuine respect and has a number of friends and even a girlfriend, all of whom don't suspect he's really a robot.
- The town in the gay-themed high school romance novel Boy Meets Boy is incredibly tolerant towards LGBT folk. However, the surrounding area isn't, so the town itself is basically a bubble of Exceptional Tolerance surrounded by a more cynical real world.
- Used cynically, but close to straight, on Discworld, where nobody seems to like anyone else very much, but you'll probably be able to do all right for yourself even if you're a dwarf, troll, werewolf, zombie, semi-sentient orangutan, or Nobby Nobbs, because Ankh-Morpork is a proud merchant city and can't be kicking its customers out for being too short, rocky, hairy, or dead. (Though in an early book it was stated that the exceptional tolerance extended mainly to humans; "black and white got along fine and ganged up on green." The non-humans became a part of the Ankh-Morpork landscape soon enough.)
- Also, as the series progresses, the city grows more tolerant, thanks (in part) to the City Watch, which hires all species and forces people to deal with those species. That said, there are still intolerant people and certain species (undead and Golems mostly) that aren't as accepted as say trolls and dwarves.
Live Action TV
- In the Quantum Leap episode "Miss Deep South", Sam is a contestant in the titular beauty pageant in the 1950's. Stock footage shows a racially mixed audience applauding his song in the talent portion. A racially mixed audience in the Deep South at that time is very unlikely.
- On Teen Wolf, homophobia is not only wholly absent from Beacon Hills High School, the students are genuinely and visibly appalled when a teacher appears to express such an attitude (he wasn't).
- RWBY has the fantastic variation with the Faunus. Humanity tried to lock them away in the Menagerie, they fought back, and they've been fighting for their rights ever since with most of humanity still treating them as animals. That is, except for the country of Vacuo, where anyone who survives is welcome and Faunus are equal to humans. Sun, a Faunus from Vacuo who later emigrated to Mistral, often seems surprised by the actions of the White Fang, not understanding why they would go so far.