Yet it always involved fighting. Just like the last movie did, only now it looks a lot more spectacular. There was nothing in it that undermined anything in original Trek - in fact, JJ's movie had the most ethnically-diverse cast in all of Trek history. Just look at all the background characters on the Kelvin, Enterprise, at Starfleet. A united Earth, out in the stars. They didn't preach about it like Shatner's Kirk did, they just showed it.