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Sam Ming

As a black woman, Sam is accustomed to people making assumptions about her, but even she is shocked when the prejudices of hospital staff mean that her son's diversity is equated with criminality and his treatment is delayed as a result. A gifted poet, Sam responds with a plea for greater understanding, open-mindedness and compassion.

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