S1: The College Admissions Scandal I EP 1: The Side Door

S1: The College Admissions Scandal I EP 1: The Side Door

Gangster Capitalism - May 14, 2019 - 35:07

Through transcriptions of wiretapped conversations between Rick Singer, Felicity Huffman, and others, Episode 1 brings to life just how dirty these schemes were. We also hear from a student who cheated on his SAT, a psychologist who deals with students and parents trying to game the system to get more time to take the SAT and ACT, and Jenks breaks news by finding the ringleader, Rick Singer, in an unlikely place.

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April 18, 2019 - 04:30
With exclusive interviews and thought-provoking discussion, Andrew Jenks examines the people involved and the larger debate around...

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S1: The College Admissions Scandal I EP 2: The Bumper Sticker Mentality

May 21, 2019 - 38:22
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About The Show

Following a Peabody nomination and two Webby nominations for Best General Series and Best Documentary Podcast for Season One: The College Admission Scandal, Season Two of Gangster Capitalism has the NRA is in the crosshairs. This season we dissect how the past year has rocked the country’s most powerful special interest organization like none other. Internal power struggles have exposed the group’s questionable, and possibly illegal practices which now threaten the nearly 150-year old nonprofit like never before. We’re pulling back the curtain to reveal that this has little to do with guns. It’s about money.​ Gangster Capitalism is a creation and production of C13Originals, a division of Cadence13.