Losing Ground, Part 2: Single parenthood contributes to disparity

Angel Castro's son, Aaron, 3, watches a movie after his evening bath while Castro feeds his sister, Alexis, 17 months, dinner at their Englewood, Colo. apartment. Castro, 28, a single mother relying heavily on public assistance, quit her part-time job aft Photo by
Angel Castro's son, Aaron, 3, watches a movie after his evening bath while Castro feeds his sister, Alexis, 17 months, dinner at their Englewood, Colo. apartment. Castro, 28, a single mother relying heavily on public assistance, quit her part-time job aft Photo by
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