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Dani McClain

Dani McClain reports on race, reproductive health, and activism. She is a contributing writer at The Nation and a fellow at Type Media Center (formerly The Nation Institute). McClain’s writing has appeared in outlets including Slate, Colorlines,, 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. “We Live for the We: The Political Power of Black Motherhood” (April 2019) is her newest book.

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2019 - On 21st Century Mothering