cuckservative

cuckservative

offensive slang In the alt-right community, a pejorative term for mainstream conservative (typically Republican) politicians who are deemed ineffectual and insufficiently supportive of certain values or positions. The phrase combines the word "cuck" (a shortening of the word "cuckold"—a man whose wife has been unfaithful) with "conservative." Primarily heard in US. We need to vote these cuckservatives out of office!
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These people will adopt shared vague slurs like "cuckservative" or "whitesplaining" that signal to the others in the outsider groups that they are attacking the ring, even though these slurs are usually impediments to thought.
The word "cuckservative" is one of many terms that's gained traction since President Donald Trump's campaign run and inauguration.
The word cuckservative is not particularly new - it's a favorite term of the far-right, and it's been around for the past two years.
"Cuckservative" evolved from "cuck." And "cuck" came from the word "cuckold."
Enter the word "cuckservative," which first appeared on Urban Dictionary in 2015.
"I want to congratulate [the] guy who keeps calling me a 'cuckservative'--you win, dude," Blehar tweeted sarcastically.
A user named "dindu refugee" called Erickson "a cuckservative if I've ever seen one." Paul Kersey, creator of the racist blog Stuff That Black People Don't Like, taunted Erickson about previously living in Macon, Georgia: "Now it's a black hellhole which you won't dare mention.
National Review's David French complained of being brutally trolled with "cuckservative" taunts for having adopted a child from Ethiopia.
JULY 2015: Online trolls attack Jeb Bush, John McCain, and Marco Rubio as "cuckservatives" during the GOP primary.
The BuzzFeed article explored such aspects of alt-right culture as the Pepe the Frog character and the emergence of the resonant term "cuckservative." With its etymological links to "cuckold" and "cuckoo bird," "cuck" was a term for that kind of establishment conservative who, wittingly or not, devotes his resources and energy to nurturing other people's children at the expense of his own.
Cuckservative: How "Conservatives" Betrayed America, by John Red Eagle and Vox Day, Kouvola, Finland: Castalia House, 2015, 190 pages, eBook.
In July of 2015, the anti-conservative establishment slur "cuckservative" went viral in a big way.
Cuckservative: How "Conservatives" Betrayed America is an eBook that tries to explain the underlying arguments behind the term and its implication for the future of politics.
You can't discuss the term "cuckservative" without discussing the online community where it originated.
Which now brings us this year's election, when the word was used freely and has been combined with the word "conservative" to (http://www.latimes.com/nation/la-na-pol-alt-right-terminology-20161115-story.html) create "cuckservative" to take down conservative politicians.