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If I ruled the world: Karl Ove Knausgaard

The problem is not immigration, it's the way we deal with it


If I ruled the world, the first thing I would do is tackle environmental issues. There is interest in exploring drilling opportunities in the Arctic which is, as far as I can see, completely unnecessary. An accident could ruin one of the last untouched areas in the world. I’m from Norway and so I feel very emotional about this. In fact, I would stop drilling for oil full stop. The whole idea of an oil-driven society is a bad one.

In addition, I would ban all cars and airplanes—there…

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