Rethinking Human Nature

Kenneth Leong
5 min readMar 23

(Portrait of Mencius, Confucian philosopher)

We live in extraordinary times. The state of affairs in the world is a mess. Every day, I go online to find out what is going on. I rarely find anything encouraging. It is easy to lose one’s spirit in this environment.

Recently, however, I discovered two books that are uplifting. One is titled Born to be good. It is written by social psychologist…

Kenneth Leong

Author, Zen teacher, scientific mystic, professor, photographer, philosopher, social commentator, socially engaged human