Jalil Roshandel is an Associate Professor of Political Science at East Carolina University. His most recent publications include Jihad and International Security (2006), The United States and Iran (2010) and Iran, Israel and the United States: Regime Security vs. Political Legitimacy (2011).Nathan Lean is currently completing graduate coursework at Georgetown University. He holds an MA in International Studies from East Carolina University, and is the co-author of Iran, Israel and the United States: Regime Security vs. Political Legitimacy and the author of The Islamophobia Industry: How the Right Manufactures Fear of Muslims.