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Is Ullern the worst place to live in Norway? / Columns / The Foreigner — Norwegian News in English.

Is Ullern the worst place to live in Norway? / Columns / The Foreigner — Norwegian News in English.

In Ullern you can go days without seeing someone with dark skin. It's a monoculture in a city that is increasingly diverse. It's a Norway that I don't much like, and that doesn't much like the rest of Norway, as far as I can tell. You'd be forgiven for thinking that nothing counts in this society but the making of money, the buying of cars and frocks, and the keeping up of appearances.

I started my life in Oslo living in Ullern, and has been steadily moving east since. No regrets.