Challenges of managing our post-crisis world. Martin Wolf, FT

Useless airport security. Jeffrey Goldberg interviews Bruce Schneier, The Atlantic

Afghanistan: what could work. Rory Stewart, NYRB

Living with Lou Gehrig's disease. Tony Judt, NYRB

Spooked by Islamists. Nick Cohen, Standpoint

A reader's guide to Thatcherism. Nick Cohen, Standpoint

Lebowski studies. Dwight Garner, NYT. Ties the list together.