There are no upcoming events at this time.

Tammy Brown

Tammy Brown is an actor, director and activist fighting for reproductive and racial justice in Rhode Island and beyond. She serves as a board member of The Womxn Project Education Fund, and is the artistic director of The Contemporary Theatre Company in Wakefield, RI.

At the Forefront: Black womxn lead the fight for social justice

Black womxn have stood at the forefront of just about every large-scale movement for social justice in this country’s history. As a Black womxn in 2021 fighting for progressive change — reproductive justice and racial equity, in particular — this history is not lost on me. To be Black and to be a womxn in […]

Read More

You Gotta Fight for Your Right: One woman’s desire for change was channeled into The Womxn Project

As a lifelong Rhode Islander, I’m ashamed to admit how few times I had been inside our State House prior to 2016. Maybe a school field trip or two? Maybe? But on that fateful election night more than two years ago, the world turned upside down and I, along with millions of other devastated and […]

Read More

How Women Warn: Disillusioned with law enforcement, women seek informal methods of recourse

Janelle C had had enough. The local woman said she was a victim of a violent physical assault in January 2015 by her best friend’s boyfriend. Janelle’s friend remained with the boyfriend until he allegedly committed a life-threatening assault against her. Janelle’s friend actually took the rare step of pressing charges, and, according to Janelle, the boyfriend was […]

Read More