A look at the latest from the Middle East, after Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon's party rejected the proposed Gaza pullout.
*Senior fellow and director of the Project on the Middle East Peace Process at The Washington Institute for Near East Policy
*Edward Said Professor of Arab studies and literature
*Director of the Middle East Institute at Columbia University
*Author of Resurrecting Empire Western Footprints and America's Perilous Path in the Middle East
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