Star trek is not a generic sci-fi show, it's a show about an ideology. Namely, universalist secular humanist liberal utopianism.
IMHO writing good #StarTrek
requires treating this ideology sincerely as worth fighting for WHILE ALSO challenging its weak points, its contradictions, and its dark underside with the most serious challenges you can come up with.
The episodes of #Discovery
I saw didn't do either of these things, or have much of any definable philosophy i could see