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 and co-hosts a half-hour television series with former Independent Governor of Minnesota, Jesse Ventura. "The World According to Jesse" airs internationally every Friday at 7:30 PM Eastern on RT. 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 the conflicts in Libya and Yemen.
Before joining the RT America news team Brigida produced and co-hosted the weekly political television series Off the Grid with Jesse Ventura. The show aired on Larry King's independent network Ora TV and RT America.