Aymann Ismail
Aymann Ismail

Aymann Ismail is a Slate video producer/editor.

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July 18 2017 9:57 AMWearing a Hijab Is Complicated. So Is Deciding to Take One Off.My immigrant mother and her doctor daughter show how hard it can be.
Who’s Afraid of Aymann Ismail?
June 29 2017 12:00 PMI’m Muslim, and I Want to Confront Homophobia at HomeI started by visiting a gay, alt-right activist who demonizes Islam.
Brow Beat
May 22 2017 7:33 AMThe Most Radical Thing About Master of None’s Islam Episode Is That It Isn’t About Religion
Politics
March 7 2017 7:41 PMWhat Assimilation Problem, Donald?The White House’s beliefs about Muslim assimilation are completely bogus. I know because of how I assimilated.
The Slatest
Jan. 28 2017 8:35 PM“Refugees In, Racists Out!”: Scenes From the JFK Airport Protest
The Slatest
Jan. 21 2017 9:17 PMThe Sunniness of the Women’s March Was Itself a Rebuke to Trump. Here’s How It Looked.
Books
Jan. 17 2017 9:30 AMLetters to a Young MuslimI grew up as a devout Muslim, and these essays about the dangers of radicalism hit very close to home.
Video
Dec. 9 2016 11:25 AMThe Blurry Line Between Olympians and ParalympiansA clever video from Egypt, which has more Paralympic than Olympic medals.
The Slatest
Nov. 9 2016 1:18 AMSights and Sounds From the Trump Celebration at the Hilton Hotel in New York
Video
Nov. 8 2016 9:17 AMBoys Explain Why They’re Ready for a Female PresidentThey point to their neighbors, friends, girls in their classes ...
Brow Beat
Oct. 24 2016 2:48 PMThe Saddest Dogs at the Tompkins Square Halloween Dog Parade
Politics
Oct. 11 2016 3:45 PMDonald Trump’s Solution to Islamophobia Is to Make Life Worse for MeAsked about Islamophobia in the town hall, Trump decided to blow a dog whistle.
The XX Factor
Sept. 27 2016 8:47 AMA Hijabi Muslim Journalist Featured in Playboy Sparks Controversy. She Shouldn’t.
Video
Aug. 27 2016 7:15 AMEnter the PunderdomeThe BattleBots ring announcer brings the funny (and the punny).
The Slatest
July 25 2016 12:44 PMHow Many Times Did Hillary Nod During Bernie’s Endorsement Speech?
Who’s Afraid of Aymann Ismail?
June 29 2017 2:00 PMThe Real Secret of Ramadan in AmericaWhy the holy month is more profound for me here than anywhere else in the world.
Who’s Afraid of Aymann Ismail?
June 29 2017 10:33 AMWho’s Afraid of Aymann Ismail?My whole life, people have feared me for being Muslim. Now I’m confronting those fears where they live—in the alt-right and in my own community.
Politics
April 26 2017 4:25 PMDonald Trump Has Made Me Feel More AmericanIt’s not what he intended.
The Slatest
Feb. 9 2017 8:21 PMMeet Two Adorbs Little Humans the Coward Donald Trump Was Afraid to Let Into the Country
Video
Jan. 26 2017 11:38 AMProtesters on Why They Defend Refugees“They pose way less of a threat than Trump does. And they also pay way more taxes.”
The Slatest
Jan. 21 2017 7:12 PMWhat Donald Trump Supporters in D.C. Thought of the Women’s March
Open Source Holiday
Dec. 30 2016 3:31 PMAvoid the Times Square New Year’s Crowds With the Charming “Japan Countdown” Hours Earlier
Politics
Nov. 9 2016 2:45 PMI’m Muslim, and I’m Afraid, and I Can’t Afford to Show ItWhy I’m not shaving my beard.
Video
Nov. 8 2016 10:17 PMRudy Giuliani Says He’s Proud of How He Handled the ElectionWhat a joke.
Brow Beat
Oct. 28 2016 4:14 PMWe Found the Set From The Get Down—and So Did This Graffiti Writer
Politics
Oct. 20 2016 11:43 AMDonald Trump’s Virtuosic Lies at the Final Debate, DebunkedLet’s do this one more time.
The Slatest
Oct. 5 2016 3:39 AMLie, Shake Head, Deny Reality, Repeat: Mike Pence’s Infuriating Debate Performance in One Video
Brow Beat
Sept. 26 2016 11:36 PMWatch Hillary Devastate Trump With an Ace “Jim From The Office” Stare
Video
July 26 2016 6:32 AMThere Are Actual Bernie Supporters in Philadelphia Who Prefer Trump to ClintonWe asked them: Why?
Video
July 21 2016 11:51 PMDonald Trump Not Welcome in America, According to Donald Trump“Anyone who endorses violence, hatred, or oppression is not welcome in our country and never will be.”

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