Faith Perkins

Faith Perkins is a staff writer for The Lion. She graduated from Missouri Western State University with a bachelors in convergent journalism.

Public Education
Parents sue Tennessee school board for keeping explicit books in school libraries despite new law

Parents are suing a Tennessee school board, claiming it violated the Age-Appropriate Materials Act of 2022. The lawsuit, filed by state Rep. Gino Bulso, R-Brentwood, on the parents’ behalf, alleges… Read More

August 25, 2023
Culture
Pro-life diaper company donates over 100k diapers and wipes to Maui families in need

Pro-life diaper company EveryLife has donated more than 40,000 diapers and 60,000 wipes to Maui families after a community on the island was devastated by deadly wildfires. More than 100… Read More

August 23, 2023
Public Education
Maryland school district backtracks principal’s promotion after outrage over past allegations against him

A tenured Maryland educator was promoted in June despite numerous allegations of sexual harassment, threats, retaliation and workplace bullying. After an outcry from parents and others, the employee has been… Read More

August 22, 2023
Culture
Male powerlifter sets world record by competing in the women’s category, leading international federation to change policies

A biological male set a national record in Canada and an unofficial world record for powerlifting in the women’s category, eventually leading to an international policy change.  Trans woman Anne… Read More

August 22, 2023
Public Education
Special education director for Denver Public Schools placed on leave for undisclosed reasons, faced past allegations under different name

The special education director of Denver Public Schools was placed on administrative leave Wednesday, nine years after being accused of sexual harassment as a principal using a different first name. Read More

August 21, 2023