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

  • What a flower says

    At a Telegram meeting Friday, editors were admiring the Rem-embrance Day front page designed by art director Dan Helmbold when someone had an ...

  • Paradise lost

    Polls indicate that Democratic candidate Barack Obama is poised to win today's U.S. presidential election. But even if he rides his wave of hope ...

  • Why nurses need a break

    When a Telegram story generates dozens of online comments, you can be sure of two things: a lot of people feel passionately about the subject, ...

  • No place for scare tactics in abortion debate

    There's a new ABC campaign in town. Actually, it's an old campaign that just won't die. It's the Abortion Breast Cancer campaign, properly known ...

  • Decision day

    By midnight tonight, it'll all be over but the crying. It's been a short but confusing federal election campaign. Most voters probably have no ...

  • Yeah, and so's your mother

    What's the difference between a pitbull wearing lipstick and a political attack ad? One is a rare sight, and the other is as common as dirt. Hmm, ...

  • Death and the maiden, revisited

    Paulina Escobar flinched as the lights of a car shone through the window. Instinctively, she stood up and faced the door. "It's me," said ...

  • Green Shift a good idea, but needs work

    Tired of all the fear-mongering from Harperistas, I decided to discover what the Liberal party's Green Shift (carbon tax) policy was all about. ...

  • It's not about Danny

    Have more than thou showest, Speak less than thou knowest, Lend less than thou owest, Ride more than thou goest. - The Fool, King Lear It's ...

  • Rideout's career a real rollercoaster ride

    There are some things you just know are going on behind the scenes, even though you rarely see it happen. Then, in a flash, it's laid out in ...