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Viral Florida middle school assignment makes reference to 'stolen' 2020 election

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Miami Herald

A tweet picturing an assignment from a teacher at Nolan Middle School near Bradenton, Florida, went viral Wednesday night because it made reference to claims that the 2020 presidential election was “stolen.”

In a Twitter post, Ron Filipkowski, a Sarasota-based attorney and former Republican with a large following, shared part of study guide for a sixth-grade lesson called “How does a historian work?,” including sections on point of view and bias.

The example of bias is making waves because it refers to former President Donald Trump’s unsubstantiated claims of widespread voter fraud.

Read more from our news partner at the Miami Herald.