In this web extra, Elaine Brown, former chairwoman of the Black Panther Party, talks with correspondent Lee Cowan about an urban farm in Oakland, an off-shoot of the social programs the Panthers instituted 50 years ago.
VF.com exclusive video about the making of contributing photographer Jonas Fredwall Karlsson and photography producer Ron Beinner's portfolio of the Egyptian revolution.
The Senator from Vermont remains optimistic about the country's future, and urges citizens to become more deeply involved in the political process.
The skull of an ancient proto-human found where Eastern Europe meets Western Asia has scientists rethinking human evolution, saying the discovery profoundly alters and simplifies everything we know. Jim Axelrod reports.