Brigida Santos is a Los Angeles based producer and investigative journalist working as RT America's West Coast television correspondent. In addition to reporting for the news, she also produces a half-hour television series on the network, which she hosts with Libertarian Governor Jesse Ventura titled, "The World According to Jesse." Brigida focuses on stories ignored by the mainstream media on topics ranging from geopolitics and foreign policy, to social justice, the environment, science and technology. She has covered some of the biggest breaking stories in news including the San Bernardino terrorist attacks, 2016 Presidential elections, Trans Pacific Partnership and Porter Ranch gas leak. She has also produced in-depth investigations on foreign policy, covering the conflicts in Libya and Yemen.
In addition to working in news, Brigida is also currently finishing her first book, In 'Lu' of Justice, a non-fiction political thriller/memoir.
Before joining the RT America news team Brigida wrote, produced and co-hosted the half-hour weekly political television series Off the Grid with Jesse Ventura, which aired on Larry King's independent network Ora TV and RT America. She was the progressive voice of the show, offering a different perspective than the Governor's. She has also contributed articles to ATTN.
News segments, music videos and scripted content she's hosted, written or produced can be found below, including the award winning web series Destroy The Alpha Gammas, short film Stefano Formaggio and feature film Searching for Katie.