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

  • Abortion fight ignores the bigger picture

    The Reform Party may be securely ensconced in the national Conservative Party of Canada, but the former party’s proclivity for loose-cannon ...

  • Dimon in the rough: the face of intransigence

    My paltry RRSPs are moving in the wrong direction again. The world is three years out of the great meltdown of 2008. Yet, despite what many fear ...

  • ‘Battle Hymn of the Republic’ (revised)

    Mine eyes have seen the glory of the dropping of the writAll the candidates are ready, they are chomping at the bitAnd the streets will soon be ...

  • No prayers to spare for the other victims

    The 9-11 anniversary has come and gone, and the deluge of mainstream media coverage has been, to say the least, disappointing. Alarming, even.One ...

  • Tunnel vision

    When I look at the proposed Muskrat Falls hydroelectric project, I sometimes think about wrongful conviction cases.The analogy is not a stretch. ...

  • They are bikers, hear them roar

    When it comes to the loud motorcycle debate, I have seen so many red herrings floating around this week that I’m thinking of opening a specialty ...

  • Lament for a dead princess

    I dread dog stories. I don’t mean I hate dogs, or reading about them, but I always get the feeling dog stories annoy a lot of people. Must we ...

  • Turmel turmoil a tempest in a teapot

    Break out the tar and feathers. Nycole Turmel is a separatist.Well, not exactly a separatist. But she was a member of separatist parties in ...

  • I’m still mad as hell

    “If you want a vision of the future, imagine a boot stamping on a human face — forever.” — George Orwell, “Nineteen-eighty-four”Physical ...

  • Conversion therapy: a delicate sort of gay bashing

    Imagine you’re diagnosed with schizophrenia. Your life is consumed with feelings of fear and paranoia, brought on by imaginary voices. You are ...