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Season 31 Episode 13 | 1h 23m 18s Video has closed captioning.

In a Hasidic enclave in Brooklyn, there are seemingly endless services tailored for the community—stores in Yiddish, school buses and even a dedicated EMS. Yet the corps is made up entirely of men, and one group of women wants to change that. On a mission to start the city's first all-female volunteer EMS corps, these women are set on shattering the glass ceiling in the unlikeliest of communities.

Aired: 09/17/18

Expired: 03/29/20

Rating: TV-PG

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