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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

Articles by Jessica Chasmar

The Rev. Al Sharpton speaks during a news conference at the National Action Network headquarters in New York in this Thursday, Dec. 4, 2016, file photo. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)

Al Sharpton, Comcast sued for racial discrimination

A black media group has filed a $20 billion lawsuit against Comcast and Time Warner for alleged racial discrimination, as well as MSNBC host Al Sharpton, the NAACP and other black advocacy groups for allegedly being paid to facilitate such discrimination. Published February 24, 2015