Gangster Capitalism

Latest Episodes

S1 [6] Watershed Moment | The College Admissions Scandal

June 18, 2019
An argument is made that just because we are repelled by the indicted parents’ behavior, that doesn’t make it criminal.  In fact, one...

S1 [5] Where You Start Is Where You Finish | The College Admissions Scandal

June 11, 2019
A Singer parent negotiates a deal for her son to have the ACT taken for him, without him even being in the same state, and a college...

S1 [4] Ricky | The College Admissions Scandal

June 4, 2019
A best friend, a mentee, and a former coworker provide an intimate account of Rick Singer’s transition from the boy determined to...

About The Show

There’s a dark side to the American dream. From the creators of Root of Evil, Gangster Capitalism Season 1 is centered on the 2019 college admissions scandal that is exposing everyone from CEOs to celebrities. Award-winning documentarian, Andrew Jenks, uncovers the origins and inner workings of this unprecedented scam, introducing you to the people involved, and exploring the larger debate around higher education that has been brought to the forefront. The final chapter of this story is still being written, as the federal investigation into these crimes continues to grow and unfold. Gangster Capitalism is a production of C13Originals, a division of Cadence13.

More Episodes

S1 [6] Watershed Moment | The College Admissions Scandal

June 18, 2019
An argument is made that just because we are repelled by the indicted parents’ behavior, that doesn’t make it criminal.  In fact, one...

S1 [5] Where You Start Is Where You Finish | The College Admissions Scandal

June 11, 2019
A Singer parent negotiates a deal for her son to have the ACT taken for him, without him even being in the same state, and a college...

S1 [4] Ricky | The College Admissions Scandal

June 4, 2019
A best friend, a mentee, and a former coworker provide an intimate account of Rick Singer’s transition from the boy determined to...

S1 [3] The Dominoes Fall | The College Admissions Scandal

May 28, 2019
Federal agents make an arrest for securities fraud, and get much more than expected. They are offered information that leads to a man...

S1 [2] The Bumper Sticker Mentality | The College Admissions Scandal

May 21, 2019
Rick Singer’s “Side Door” has another, more expensive option that clients like actor, Lori Loughlin opt for. The scam?  $500,000 to get...

S1 [1] The Side Door | The College Admissions Scandal

May 14, 2019
Through transcriptions of wiretapped conversations between Rick Singer, Felicity Huffman, and others, Episode 1 brings to life just how...