09/22/2008 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

McKinney: "Leave the oil in the soil"

Green Party presidential candidate Cynthia McKinney sums up her energy policy with a simple, memorable rhyme: "Leave the oil in the soil."

"Right now we've got two energy policies in this country," McKinney told Grist. "One is war, the other is drilling. And neither one of them works." It's a message she hopes will win over voters who have tired of both the Democratic and Republican parties.

Read the full story and McKinney's interview with Huffington Post blogger Kate Sheppard


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