Marwan Bishara, a Palestinian writer and editorialist, is a lecturer
at the American University of Paris and the author of
Palestine/Israel: Peace or Apartheid (Zed).
Israel's attacks on Gaza--and now Lebanon-- to intimidate a civilian population for political ends is the very definition of state terrorism.
Israel's withdrawal from Gaza represents a withdrawal from the peace process. If that occurs, its nightmare in Gaza could become a West Bank reality.