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Readers respond: Biggest reason for parent's not buckling up their kids

2016-10-24 08:30

'My kids know that the car will not move an inch if they don't have seat belts on.', 'This is my child so don't tell me what to do,' Wheels24 readers share their thoughts on why so many South African parents are not buckling-up their children.

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Banting works for me

2016-10-20 09:19

Low fat high carb does not work - just look at the world around you.

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2016 Matric rage: a rite of passage that you will remember

2016-10-19 10:04

It is every school-leaver’s choice as to where and how they want to celebrate the long-awaited ending to their twelve years of slog and school life.

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The Trend Threatening to Kill Our Economy

2016-10-14 07:33

Led by anger, we are making bad decisions; we are burning schools, both tertiary and elementary schools... how is this helping us toward coming up with solutions for the problems we are already facing?

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Allow our children to read

2016-10-14 07:33

Growing up, no one encouraged you to read for pleasure and the curriculum in your basic education was poorly designed - it did not consider the characteristics of a learner as a cultural being.

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MAKING A STATEMENT:  A student is seen during the #FeesMustFall protest in Pretoria. (Lourens Smit)


Maybe the kids do have a point!

2016-10-14 07:33

Plenty has been written and reported regarding #FeesMust Fall and the resulting actions of both students and university administrative bodies.

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Customer Service is more than smile from the person attending to you

2016-10-14 07:33

I have just returned from an eleven year stint in the USA and am very happy to be back in SA except for one annoying aspect.

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