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George R. La Noue is currently Research Professor of Political Science and Research Professor of Public Policy at the University of Maryland Baltimore County. He has also taught at the American University, Columbia University, the University of Chicago, and the University of Miami. He is the author of five books and more than thirty articles. He has served two terms on the New York State Civil Liberties Union Board and the Maryland State Advisory Commission on Civil Rights.