Profile of Peter Jackson

Peter Jackson is The Telegram's Commentary Editor. You can reach Peter at pjackson@thetelegram.com

All articles of Peter Jackson

  • You can’t believe everything you read

    It can cause complications such as pneumonia and brain infection. According to Health Canada, on average, one or two cases of measles per ...

  • Navigating the Death Star

    You won’t often hear them use the term around patients. Some patients might not take it the right way, especially if they’re unaware of the ...

  • Some advice on media — new and old

    This is a common condition, and treatment is rarely required. In fact, most of the population suffers flare-ups from time to time. I count myself ...

  • Yes, you have a right to speak — now shut up

    Furthermore, I wouldn’t always defend their right. I’d say, no, he can’t say that. That’s going too far. Someone slap a muzzle on him. Human ...

  • We need more popular leaders

    Seriously, that country really has something going for it, and they know it. On Monday, state media (the best kind of media) reported that ...

  • If the N.L. government ruled the world …

    “The government is looking into this, so I think the best thing is for people to just sit tight in their waterlogged homes for now and let us do ...

  • When intolerance crosses the line

    There’s an uneasy yin-yang relationship, and as much as we’d like to hold them aloft as compatible ideals, conflicts inevitably arise.With age ...

  • National Post continues war on climate science

    The U.S. president announced funds for drought-stricken California last week. Eager not to lose an opportunity to blame man-made climate change, ...

  • If you’re Irish, come into the parlour

    Galway, that fourth largest city of the Emerald Isle, is now the new name for Williams’ 2,400-acre development on the other side of Mount ...

  • Don't take a bath on natural gas

    Bre-X Minerals caused a global sensation in 1995 when it announced it had discovered huge gold deposits on the Indonesian island of Borneo. ...