Dani McClainwrites and reports on race, reproductive health, and activism. She is a contributing writer at The Nation and a fellow at The Nation Institute. McClain’s writing has appeared in outlets including Slate, Colorlines, EBONY.com, The Rumpus, and Guernica. She was a staff reporter at the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, and has worked as a strategist with organizations including Color of Change and the Drug Policy Alliance. McClain lives with her family in Cincinnati.