He Told Us So
A look back at Daniel Patrick Moynihan's 1965 report.
The source: “Moynihan Redux: Legacies and Lessons” by Douglas S. Massey and Robert J. Sampson, in The Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science, Jan. 2009.
The late Daniel Patrick Moynihan strode through public life as a supremely influential sociologist, professor, ambassador, senator, and adviser to four presidents, but as an author he experienced a uniquely dark hour. It occurred not because he...