the use of gay supporting characters is mere tokenism
It is only if we have a real sense of what is happening with women, all women, rich and poor, young and old, can we hope to arrive at strategies and solutions that can make a difference and go beyond rhetoric and tokenism .
Piecemeal reforms of immigration law are insufficient and smack of tokenism .
Some felt that welcome performances were merely tokenism as no indigenous people were attending the conference, others that the Aboriginal voices in the region must be acknowledged.
This inevitably leads to some accusing the advertiser of tokenism or stereotyping, which in turn reinforces the difficulty of acting inclusively.
We are allowing our countryside to be destroyed for the sake of environmental tokenism .
However, a growing number of artistic directors are going beyond tokenism to a point where racial diversity is absolutely essential to their mission.
The attempt to rebalance parliament so the ‘other half’ of the electorate could be represented may have been motivated by political correctness, but it has been anything but tokenism .
One suspects that aesthetic considerations were cynically sacrificed to muddle-headed political expediency and tokenism .
With Scotland viewed by most as a distinctive media market, in terms of TV, publishing, radio, and advertising, such regulation could play a vital role in battling broadcasting tokenism .