Editor Of The Editorial Page

Peter S. Canellos

Canellos was named editor of the Editorial Page in 2009. The former Washington bureau chief has authored the "National Perspective" column since 2003. He is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania and Columbia Law School.

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Peter S. Canellos

An inaugural speech worth waiting for?

By Peter S. Canellos , Globe Correspondent

President Obama’s ability to express himself at his second inauguration will indicate whether he’ll be able to transcend battles with Congress and really make his case to the people.


In Cambodia, the power of imported justice

By Peter S. Canellos , Globe Staff

A remarkable war tribunal could mark a new type of American diplomacy.

3/20/90: Cost of theft coverage described as prohibitive

By Peter S. Canellos, Andy Dabilis and Kevin Cullen , Globe Staff

The cost of such insurance would be exorbitant, probably more than the museum’s $2.8 million operating budget, museum spokesman Barry Wanger said.

3 shot to death in hub coin jar robbery, drive-by attack, confrontation fatal

By Jerry Thomas and Peter S. Canellos , Globe Staff

Shootings in Boston yesterday claimed the lives of a store clerk in Dorchester, a mother of five in Roxbury and a man gunned down in a drive-by slaying in Jamaica Plain as the hottest day of the year turned into the most