Tim Pool

Tim Pool

Timothy Pool is an American independent journalist. Best known for live streaming the Occupy Wall Street protests in 2011. Pool’s coverage has been carried and syndicated by multiple mainstream outlets including NBC, Reuters, Al Jazeera, and TimeHe was covered by Fast Company and WiredIn 2013, Pool joined Vice Media producing and hosting content as well as developing new methods of reporting. In 2014, he joined Fusion TV as Director of Media innovation and Senior Correspondent.

Pool uses a live-chat stream to respond to questions from viewers while reporting. Pool has also let his viewers direct him on where to shoot footage, He was nominated as a Time 100 personality in 2012. The following year he received a Shorty Award in the “Best Journalist in Social Media” category.

” My goal is to make sure we all can live together respectfully. That regardless of our race, national origin, religion, politics, age, or identity, we can all live freely and with dignity and respect for one another. We will end hate by talking and better understanding each other. “

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