In The Other Wes Moore, what ways did growing up without a father impact both men?

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The author Wes Moore 's father was a broadcast journalist who died when Wes was only little. This had the effect of depriving him of some much-needed discipline in his life. Without a father figure in his life, Wes went off the rails, getting involved in all kinds of trouble with his friends on the means streets of the Bronx. It was primarily because she wanted to restore some discipline to Wes's life that his mother Joy sent him to Valley...

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