S1 [4] Ricky | The College Admissions Scandal

S1 [4] Ricky | The College Admissions Scandal

Gangster Capitalism - 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 transform himself, to the coach who refused to accept failure, to the man whose obsession with wealth would be his ultimate undoing.  These people, and their stories are being heard for the first time, and a new picture of who Rick Singer really is, finally emerges.

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May 28, 2019
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S1 [5] Where You Start Is Where You Finish | The College Admissions Scandal

June 11, 2019
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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.