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

  • Sticks and stones

    Politics is full of glass houses. But that doesn’t stop anyone from throwing stones. Far from it.Last week, a firestorm of protest broke out over ...

  • Febreze®

    Febreze, a line of deodorizers manufactured by Proctor and Gamble, has been on the market since 1996. Most people will recognize Febreze from a ...

  • Is old age security really broken?

    Fixing what’s not broken seems to be a guiding principle behind much of what Stephen Harper says and does these days.In everything from corporate ...

  • Best-laid plans

    “When we commenced our review, we requested a copy of the ‘Infrastructure Strategy’ that was being referred to in the speech from the throne and ...

  • Rendered mute

    It’s hard to know what makes Lawrence Solomon tick.The National Post columnist has devoted most of his energy to spreading myths and promoting ...

  • Harper, Pope draw battle lines

    Now there’s a sensational headline, for sure.It’s a nod to Canada’s most mobile pundit, Andrew Coyne, who downsized fellow journalists for ...

  • Lesson learned, now for the next step

    The sordid legacy of residential schools has left a lasting scar on the relationship between native populations and the rest of us who — fairly ...

  • Beyond the grief, a gesture of giving

    In Tuesday’s Telegram, Barb Sweet reported on the fact that 25 people in this province received life-changing kidney or liver transplants, thanks ...

  • St. Christopher sticks it to Christmas

    I notice Christopher Hitchens is dead. By that, I don’t mean he has “passed on” or “crossed the bar” or “gone to meet his maker.” I mean, where ...

  • Christmas stories, new and revised

    Warning: Reading this column will take two minutes of your time that you will never get back.Rudolph the red-nosed reindeerRudolph the red-nosed ...