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Watch: Girls Defy Stereotypes In Boy-Sparse Village In Poland


In a Polish village where no boys have been born in almost 10 years, girls are training for roles usually reserved for men. According to the New York Times, the village of Miejsce Odrzanskie in southern Poland first gained attention when it sent an all-girl team to a regional competition for young volunteer firefighters. Since then, the village with only 96 houses has been inundated with television crews searching for answers, and doctors and scientists trying to figure out the mystery of the missing men.

"There are no boys, so the women need to do the job," said one volunteer ...


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