This is an authentic government document that analyzes America's standing in the Middle East. It is well-written, accessible, and provides important information. With many startling observations, it makes for fascinating listening.
The official title is Report of the Defense Science Board Task Force on Strategic Communication. It was written by a Federal Advisory Committee established to provide independent advice to the Secretary of Defense. It is given here, word for word, except for a few minor changes to tables and acronyms made for clarity.