Jessica Chasmar | Stories - Washington Times
Skip to content

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

In this Jan. 19, 2016, file photo, Pamela Anderson delivers her speech during a news conference at the French National Assembly to protest the force-feeding of geese used in the production of foie gras, in Paris. (AP Photo/Francois Mori, File)

Pamela Anderson to campaign for men falsely accused of rape

Pamela Anderson says she been so inspired by her new friendship with Julian Assange, the fugitive WikiLeaks founder who faces sexual assault allegations in Sweden, that she is going to "start campaigning" for men who are falsely accused of rape. Published February 23, 2017

Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie gives a press conference in Siem Reap province, Cambodia, Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017. Jolie on Saturday launches her two-day film screening of "First They Killed My Father" in Angkor complex in Siem Reap province. (AP Photo/Heng Sinith)

Angelina Jolie on rising populism: 'We should know better'

Speaking in Cambodia to promote her Pol Pot-era film "First They Killed My Father," filmmaker and activist Angelina Jolie said people should know better than to fall for the "old tricks" of populist leaders. Published February 20, 2017