Tabitha Rouzzo yearns to take a different path than those around her in New Castle, Pa., but leaving poverty requires a more exhaustive effort than it once did in America.
April 19, 2012
Tabitha Rouzzo, with her older sister Alex Rouzzo in the background, sits on the front steps of her rented home in New Castle, Pa. If all goes well, Tabi will be the first person in her family to graduate from high school.
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