For connoisseurs of South African politics, the next installment to watch will be on August 8th when Parliament votes on the motion of no confidence tabled against President Jacob Zuma. Ralph Mathekga. Read more.Introduction to Kickback CountryThe world is a very different place today and there are numerous alternatives available to school leavers. In particular South Africa offers enormous opportunities to those wishing to specialise in “Kickbacks and Commissions”. Howard Feldman.Read more.Helpmekaar not preparing learners for the real worldOn Saturday past my son's school was playing rugby against Helpmekaar Kollege. For a second I couldn't help feeling sorry for those Helpmekaar boys. In my view, these amazing boys are brought up in a society that's going to leave them so confused and possibly, at some point, angry. But in reality they have to coexist with other people. They have to play against mixed race schools, fathom black referees (like on Saturday), be forced to acknowledge and applaud black players from the other school(s), writes Rams Mabote.Read more.