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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 [email protected].

Articles by Jessica Chasmar

HBO's 'Confederate' producers respond to backlash: 'The concern is real'

When HBO announced "Confederate," a forthcoming sci-fi series depicting modern-day slavery and a "Third American Civil War," the reaction was less than enthusiastic. Critics expressed dismay that two white men, "Game of Thrones" showrunners David Benioff and D.B. Weiss, would be producing the film. Published July 21, 2017