Susan Bradford
Investigative Journalist and Author
Reporting with Integrity

Susan Bradford is a Washington, DC based investigative journalist, author, and blogger who hosts Beyond the Belway radio showAfter having researched the Abramoff investigation for four years, Susan authored Lynched! The Shocking Story of How the Political Establishment Manufactured a Scandal to Have Republican Superlobbyist Jack Abramoff Removed from Power in which she fully documents how and most importantly, why, Abramoff was set up for wrongful conviction through a conspiracy hatched among the Washington Post, tribal dissidents, and lobbyists. Bradford is the world's leading expert on the Abramoff investigation. She also penned The Full Court Press: How the Bush Administration Managed the Media through Embedded Reporters, Talking Points, Blacklists, Intimidation, Back Channels, and Clever PR.

In her forthcoming books, Susan will divulge how the United Church of Christ, a Protestant denomination founded by her grandfather, was transformed into a powerful political organization. She will also reveal the financial and political networks among the Indian tribes which have helped neoconservatives and liberals secure their stranglehold on Capitol Hill. A commercial version of  Lynched! is headed to the book shelves. 

Having spent her junior year abroad at the University of St. Andrews, Susan earned a BA in English, as as Honors Humanities student, from the University of California, Irvine and an MA in International Relations from the University of Essex. As a postgraduate, she joined the Atlantic Council of the UK as a Senior Research Fellow. She also served on the NATO Universities Advisory Committee and was a founding member of Essex/Suffolk branch of the European Movement and publications coordinator for the EM London Strategy Group.

An experienced communicator, Susan has worn many hats within the field of journalism. In addition to having worked as Assignments Editor for Voice of America, she was freelance producer for Fox News Channel, news writer for KNX (CBS) news radio, news production intern for CBS-TV News, reporter for City News Service, production assistant for PBS Red Car Film Project, and Editor of the European Review. She has also written speeches for Korean Ambassador Sung Chul Yang and Shadow Foreign Secretary Michael Howard.

Her work has appeared in the Washington Times, European Review, UN Vision,, Ron Paul presidential website, Yahoo!, The Centre for Responsive Politics, Red State,, Smart Girl Politics, The Original Pechanga,, and elsewhere.

Susan's biography is maintained in Marquis' Who's Who in the World, Who's Who in America, and Who's Who Among American Women

Susan is available for speaking engagements and is looking for investors for several documentaries she has in the pipelines.

Literary Agent: Talcott Notch