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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

Founder of the non-governmental organization ONE, U2 singer Bono speaks to the media after a meeting at the Elysee Palace, in Paris, France, Monday, July 24, 2017. French President Emmanuel Macron has received pop singer and philanthropist Bono at the Elysee Palace in Paris for talks about poverty.(AP Photo/Michel Euler)

Bono: Trump election disturbed 'moral arc of the universe'

U2 singer Bono says President Trump's election caused the band to significantly delay and rework their upcoming album "Songs of Experience," because they felt the "moral arc of the universe" was no longer bending in the direction of "fairness, equality and justice" and they felt the need to address it through music. Published September 21, 2017