Aisha Sultan

Aisha Sultan

Syndicated columnist, @stltoday. Writing about families & change. Fan of sports, food, lists, adventure, wit. Slow runner, fast reader.

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I wrote about what it felt like to hear about the Woodward tapes while my husband has been hospitalized with Covid. via @SLtoday 

On the anniversary of Michael Brown’s death, I think about how that violent moment changed this city and the country at large. I say a dua (prayer) for his parents. And for a better, more just country for all our children. Ameen.

I'm sorry to have to tell u this, but @SchnuckMarkets  makes a lemon pudding cake and sells an entire half of $3.99, and it is delicious. The gif posted below is a true story.

This is who taught the girl pre calc and will be teaching her calculus this fall. In her words, "He's literally a king." Pls appreciate what teachers are doing to make this time easier for our kids. They are amazing. #covid19  #math  cc: @Lin_Manuel 

It’s hard not to get emotional thinking that the first woman Vice President in America could be a Black Asian American woman. #KamalaHarris  #VPPick 

All the suburban housewives I know are sick and tired of racists. But you do you.

Kamala Harris has the Obama gift of oratory. Takes you to church. #Mamala 

I'M SO PROUD OF BRAYDEN HARRINGTON. This takes so much courage. WAY TO GO!! #DemConvention 


I just saw a TV reporter pronouncing it as ‘aloo akbar’ which literally translates to ‘potatoes are the greatest’

My British-born husband takes his oath of citizenship today. In the packet for new Americans, the welcome letter from POTUS is from Obama. ?

Dear Christians who are rightfully upset about your holy book being distorted to justify crimes against humanity. We feel you. — Muslims#Bible 

Nancy Pelosi did not call Trump an insulting name like he does to people. She didn’t say he was a fat slob. She used the correct medical term to describe his weight, which does increase his health risks. It’s not her fault the truth hurts his ego. #morbidlyobese 

Is there an Asian person in the world who can relate to #GrowingUpWithLenientParents . Reveal yourself.

Greta is so much better at this than he is. #BeBest 

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Glad not to be at the Lake of the Ozarks this weekend. The lake will be there in the future. If you get Covid19, you might not be.

Dear newspaper journalists, I received a note from a reader about her grandma. She wrote, "Her retirement home is on lockdown, so the paper means more than ever. She's 92." Our work matters in ways we don't always realize. Carry on. #coronavirus  #pandemic