What’s in a name? Consumer power outage: How we’re fighting the blackout

What a name.

Consumers power outage has become the latest buzzword to get the corporate attention.

And the media coverage is nothing short of phenomenal.

We’re not the only ones, either.

The American Civil Liberties Union and other advocacy groups are calling on the U.S. government to stop calling the blackout a “power outage.”

We’re also taking on a new generation of corporate media, which are using the blackout as an opportunity to peddle a number of myths and misinformation.

Here’s what you need to know about the blackout.