THE FINANCIAL PAGE
"Unsafe at Any Price" by James Surowiecki: Why runaway defense spending needs to be more closely scrutinized.
TALK OF THE TOWN
"13D" by Ben McGrath: One man's eloquent challenge of complacent upper management.
A REPORTER AT LARGE
"The Atomic Emporium" by Steve Coll: Abdul Qadeer Kahn and Iran's race to build the atomic bomb.
THE WAYWARD PRESS
"Amateur Hour" by Nicholas Lehman: The doubtful rise of Internet journalism.
"Full Bore" by Sasha Frere-Jones: The Japanese noise band The Boredoms plays NYC.
Also, listen to audio from The New Yorker Festival readings and panel discussions, recorded live in New York City.