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Bria King

What does it mean to protect innocence?

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When I was in elementary school, we had our pictures taken. Not for picture day, but for ID cards for our parents in case we got lost. They took our fingerprints, wrote down our height, weight, eye and hair color. If you asked me back then what it meant to keep me safe, all that would come to mind is not walking off with a stranger, venturing too far from home or making sure I stopped, dropped and rolled in case of a fire. Read More

My First 30 Days as a Product Manager at Thorn

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Over a year ago, I was introduced to a video highlighting the issue of sex trafficking in my home base of Portland, Oregon. A few minutes in, I recognized areas shown that were not too far from where I lived. I was in disbelief that this was happening practically in my backyard when my picture of what human trafficking looked like was similar to a scene out of Taken. I continued to watch the video as victims shared their stories, most leading normal lives until they met their trafficker. It was then that I knew I wanted to be part of the solution. Read More