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Deadline 1/6/23  Ri-Karlo Handy’s Foundation Teams With California Film Commission For Inclusive Career Creation Program

LA Watts Times 12/12/22  Handy Foundation Uplifts Black Community in Hollywood

CSUN 11/17/22  The Handy Foundation Selected as Training Partner for California Film Commission’s Career Pathways Program

Medium 10/2/22  Handy Foundation hosts exclusive Hollywood screening and premiere of Harlem Globetrotters’ Play It Forward on NBC

Los Angeles Standard 7/19/22  The Handy Foundation trains people of color for behind-the-scenes jobs in the film industry

Storytelling  6/18/22  Hollywood: How a Search for Black Editors Helped Launch a Movement for Industry Equity

LA Times 7/5/21  Explaining Hollywood: How to get a job as a film editor

Afro News 6/23/21  Handy Foundation bridges the gap between people of color and Hollywood

LA Times 3/24/21  How new grass-roots networks are boosting diversity in Hollywood

KCRW 3/18/21  Confronting the nuances of race and real life on ‘The Bachelor’

KCRW 12/1/20  Networks pledge to diversify their reality TV shows. Do they deliver?

LA Times 8/13/20  Hollywood’s entertainment industry unions have a whiteness problem

Wave 7/30/20  New project launched to diversify Hollywood, network TV

No Script No Problem (Podcast) 7/29/20  Ri-Karlo Handy Talks Diversity in Hollywood After Facebook Post Goes Viral

Television Academy 7/23/20  REPRESENT: The African American Experiences In Post-Production

Deadline 7/2/20  Ri-Karlo Handy, Editors Guild & The Urban League Team Up With Mentorship Program For Creators Of Color

Next TV 7/2/20  Sunwise’s Handy in Effort to Push Hollywood Diversity

KCRW Interview 6/25/20  Social callout for Black editors draws attention to monochrome Hollywood

Vanity Fair 6/23/20  Behind the Viral Facebook Post That Illustrates Hollywood’s “Growing-Pain Moment”

Deadline Guest Column 6/22/20  Ri-Karlo Handy On Hollywood’s Diversity Efforts, Facebook Firestorm & New Initiatives For Real Change

Variety 6/18/20  After an Online Search for Black Union Editors Turns Racist, Filmmaker Ri-Karlo Handy Hopes for Change

LA Times 6/17/20  How a search for Black film editors caused a firestorm on Facebook

The Insider 6/17/20  High-profile white film editors tried to shut down a search for Black creators in a private Facebook group 

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