Howard Bloom (born June 25, 1943) is an American author, ex-musician and an expert on mass behavior. He published three science books: The Genius of the Beast, The Global Brain and The Lucifer Principle. He is a Jew, an atheist and a Zionist - he said that makes him devil three times over for Muslims. American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee accused him of Islamophobia, while multiple legal threats were made towards him. He was interviewed numerous times by TheAmazingAtheist.