Here is a collection of topical articles and personal essays by Robin Van Auken.
Bears are iconic and have been throughout history, playing a major role in art and mythology. They were traditionally been hunted by humans, often as a challenge to dominate a large, fierce species, or for their rich reserves of meat and fur. Most American children are familiar with the beloved "Teddy Bear," invented to honor U.S. President Theodore Roosevelt. The story goes, Roosevelt was on a hunting trip [...]