S1 [6] Watershed Moment | The College Admissions Scandal

S1 [6] Watershed Moment | The College Admissions Scandal

Gangster Capitalism - 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 opinion is that the parents may face no punishment.  Some solutions are presented, but a mother and a son show us that any real change must come from within.

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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...

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.