It seems rather off kilter that Libya is the first country one of the first countries to commit to the One Laptop Per Child project. Reports are that the country will buy 1.2 million of the units by June 2008.

But David finds at least five positives in the story.

3. A computer literate, networked generation will further integrate Libya into the life of nations, AKA peace.

It would be nice if our kids had the same opportunity. :-)

olpc, libya, peace