Gangster Capitalism Podcast

Latest Episodes

Introducing: Bad Batch

October 30, 2019
In Wondery's new series Bad Batch, host Laura Beil (Dr. Death) investigates the multi-billion dollar underregulated industry of stem...

S1 [7] (Bonus Episode) The Price To Be Paid l The College Admissions Scandal

October 9, 2019
With sentences starting to be handed out to those who’ve plead guilty in this scandal, some cases are coming to a close. Others who’ve...

Welcome to Long May They Run, Season One, Phish

September 18, 2019
There are great bands and there are great albums. But, there are only a handful of artists who have sold out stadiums for decades,...

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

Introducing: Bad Batch

October 30, 2019
In Wondery's new series Bad Batch, host Laura Beil (Dr. Death) investigates the multi-billion dollar underregulated industry of stem...

S1 [7] (Bonus Episode) The Price To Be Paid l The College Admissions Scandal

October 9, 2019
With sentences starting to be handed out to those who’ve plead guilty in this scandal, some cases are coming to a close. Others who’ve...

Welcome to Long May They Run, Season One, Phish

September 18, 2019
There are great bands and there are great albums. But, there are only a handful of artists who have sold out stadiums for decades,...

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...