Brigida Santos is a Los Angeles based producer and investigative journalist. She currently hosts and produces “The World According to Jesse” with former Independent Governor of Minnesota, Jesse Ventura. The half-hour political series airs internationally Fridays at 7:30 pm Eastern on RT. Every week, Jesse and Brigida investigate, analyze and comment on important issues ignored by the mainstream media.
Brigida also appears regularly on “America’s Lawyer” where she exposes corruption in the American justice system. The show is hosted by famed trial lawyer and “Ring of Fire” radio host, Mike Papantonio. America's Lawyer airs Wednesdays at 7 pm Eastern on RT.
As a former news correspondent on RT America, Brigida has covered some of the biggest breaking stories 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 the conflicts in Libya and Yemen.
Before joining RT, Brigida produced and hosted “Off the Grid” with Jesse Ventura on Larry King’s independent television network Ora TV.
She has a degree in broadcast journalism from California State University Northridge.