Profile of Brian Jones

Brian Jones is an editor at The Telegram . He has worked as a journalist and editor in St. John's, Vancouver, Calgary and Yellowknife. You can reach Brian at bjones@thetelegram.com

All articles of Brian Jones

  • You haven’t come a long way, babe

    The caption or voiceover could intone, “Newfoundland and Labrador … find yourself, if you’re a woman, toiling in a 19th-century culture.”This ...

  • ‘Nothing to see here folks …’

    His boss, Paul Davis — current premier and former RNC blabberjockey — agrees, and refused to answer questions Wednesday in the House of Assembly ...

  • Officer’s message is self-justification

    The officer, despite being a professional entrusted with a gun and the authority to use lethal force, apparently doesn’t understand the tenets of ...

  • Police silence shows contempt for public, Dunphy

    After Don Dunphy was killed in his home in Mitchell’s Brook, the RNC, RCMP and premier’s office should have revealed details of the tragic event ...

  • Paying for government’s mistakes

    Many probably booked tickets immediately to fly home to deal with the crisis.With the province facing a billion-dollar deficit and five years of ...

  • Preserving history will take money … lots of it

    As in any boomtown, the road to the future is driven by a bulldozer — or, in the case of the Winter Avenue house, a demolition excavator — that ...

  • Even Canadian sex scandals are pathetic

    Now that Canada ranks somewhere behind Switzerland in excitement, Romania in political freedoms and Portugal in frivolous joy, it is safe to ...

  • McCurdy off to wobbly start as NDP leader

    Too easy? OK, let’s revise it: name two provincial political leaders who have held high office without being elected by the people, and said they ...

  • Worked to death

    The so-called “grey wave” of seniors that was supposed to cripple health-care systems and budgets has yet to materialize, probably because old ...

  • Speeders gonna speed

    And you wonder, what is that person thinking? What chemical processes are firing in his/her brain and sending a message to the foot to press the ...