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A Bristol teacher's lesson plan to have a Muslim public speaker at the middle school caused a lot of controversy in the community.

The speaker was scheduled for next Wednesday at Northeast Middle School in Bristol.

A woman who is Muslim was set to visit the school and talk about Islam in a social studies class about world religion.

The conversations became so heated that the superintendent said she had to pull the plug.

When a letter was sent home to parents last week about the event, it made its way to Facebook.


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