NYC has a long history of social and political movements that have engendered change through rioting over issues as diverse as rocking chairs, flour and taxis.
The United Nations was created to replace war with dialogue and compromise. But the 5 avenues west of the UN have been home to over 350 years of war history.
The New York City Draft Riots of 1863 was a battle fought on the streets and in buildings, many of which remain today more than 150 years after the first attack
5 beautiful murder scenes in NYC: Doyers Street in Chinatown, Stanford White at Madison Square Garden, Malcolm X at Audubon Ballroom, Central Park Jogger