Hundreds of thousands of North Carolinians find themselves out of work due to the forced government shutdown of the economy Gene Nichol exploits this hardship by slinging false ... Keep Reading
The never-ending hypocrisy of Gene Nichol
Gene Nichol is at it again. This time, as cheered by the far left NC Policy Watch, Nichol is claiming that state government funding for certain crisis pregnancy centers that are ... Keep Reading
UNC law professor gets it wrong on taxes (again)
Controversial UNC law professor Gene Nichol is long on name-calling and moralizing, but short on substance, actual compassion and economic knowledge. The latest example is this ... Keep Reading
UNC Law Professor: Declaration of Independence Should be Shredded
Gene Nichol, a law professor at UNC-Chapel Hill has a long history of economically-illiterate rants on poverty and income inequality, all in an effort to expand the welfare state ... Keep Reading
Budget cut for UNC-CH Law School: How real is it?
It’s no secret that UNC Chapel Hill law school professor Gene Nichol and many Republican legislators don’t much like each other. Civitas has written frequently on Gene Nichol’s ... Keep Reading
UNC Law Prof Pounds the Table Over Rights Center
An old adage among lawyers says: If the law is on your side, argue the law. If the facts are on your side, argue the facts. If neither is on your side, pound the ... Keep Reading
Lady Liberty fastballs Gene Nichol
For the past several years we’ve chronicled how UNC law professor Gene Nichol has used taxpayer-funded resources for political purposes and encouraged political activism (See here, ... Keep Reading
Do UNC Centers Benefit Students? Or Professors?
NC Capitol Connection has an editorial noting how the uproar over the UNC Poverty Center closing reveals much about liberalism in North Carolina. Let's just add here that the ... Keep Reading
UNC cuts ties with Poverty Center
Well it happened. Despite the disruptions of two dozen protestors, today the UNC Board of Governors (BOG) voted to accept the recommendation of a BOG working group and ... Keep Reading
Gene Nichol’s Poverty Center: Making Poverty Worse?
Gene Nichol & Co. continue to plea their case to save the UNC Poverty Center from possible cuts of research centers being considered by the Board of Governors. A key component ... Keep Reading