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Aditya Mukerjee

Aditya is an entrepreneur, investor, and engineer based in New York City. He studied statistics at Columbia and computer science at Cornell, and spends his free time playing German-style board games and listening to embarrassing music.

Aditya organizes Identity Hackers, a group for LGBTQ+ engineers in New York. You can read more of his writing at or on Twitter.


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I Can Text You A Pile of Poo, But I Can’t Write My Name

We can’t ignore the composition of the Unicode Consortium’s members, directors, and officers -- the people who define the everyday writing systems of all languages across the globe.