This Civitas Review highlights North Carolina’s “Golden Opportunity” to become a beacon of freedom and prosperity. Civitas President Francis X. De Luca looks over American history to show how the Old North State can return to greatness. In an exclusive interview, economist Arthur Laffer explains how tax reform can boost our economy, and Civitas Policy Director Brian Balfour summarizes a study of how eliminating income taxes would benefit people. Civitas Board Chairman Robert Luddy discusses how to make NC an entrepreneurial powerhouse. Plus, Civitas Senior Policy Analyst Robert Luebke outlines why increasing school choices will aid our children. Civitas Review is the magazine of the Civitas Institute.