In November, the World Economic Forum announced with great fanfare that it would hold its annual meeting at the Waldorf-Astoria hotel to show solidarity with New York. That may, in fact, be why it came here last week. But that doesn't begin to explain what drove the annual gathering of multi-millionaire CEOs and politicians out of Switzerland in... More >>>
By photo: Julia Xanthos
Protesters and police face off in the East Village.