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

  • Finally, an alternative to Harper's bazaar

    Underlying the 2006 campaigns of both U.S. president-elect Barack Obama and his rival John McCain was a fundamental pledge to steer the U.S. away ...

  • Here's lookin' at you, kid

    Hi. Remember me? The kidney guy? I'm the one who received a kidney from his wife in March. I chronicled the experience in this column space at ...

  • How sweet it is - and isn't

    Whoopee! The bucks stop here. Newfoundland and Labrador is now a "have" province. When Brian Peckford made his famous prognostication - that ...

  • 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 ...