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Jessica Chasmar

Jessica Chasmar

Jessica Chasmar is a continuous news writer for The Washington Times, covering topics on culture and politics. Originally from Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., Jessica graduated from the University of Florida where she received a bachelor's degree in journalism and a master's degree in mass communication.

During her time at University of Florida, she worked as an associate editor for The Gainesville Sun and interned at Entercom Communications. In 2011, she was part of the start-up team for The Washington Times' digital aggregation product, Times247. She can be reached at jchasmar@washingtontimes.com.

Articles by Jessica Chasmar

Students at Montana State University are protesting the school's acceptance of an $8 million donation from Republican gubernatorial candidate Greg Gianforte, because of his past support for the conservative Family Research Council. (Wikipedia)

Montana State students protest conservative's $8 million donation

Students at Montana State University are protesting the school's acceptance of an $8 million donation from Republican gubernatorial candidate Greg Gianforte, because of his past support for the conservative Family Research Council. Published May 24, 2016

Zakia Belkhiri, the Muslim woman who shot to social media fame last week after taking a selfie in front of a group of anti-Islam protesters in Belgium, is now facing backlash for anti-Semitic comments she's made on social media. (Jurgen Augusteyns, BBC)

Muslim selfie star under fire for anti-Semitic tweets

The Muslim woman who shot to social media fame last week after taking a selfie in front of a group of anti-Islam protesters in Belgium is now facing backlash for anti-Semitic comments she's made on social media. Published May 23, 2016