Giving a dinner party is a way of entertaining people. You can also make new
friends and give others the chance to get to know each other better.
It needs planing, though. First make a guest list, with different kinds of people and a
mixture of men and women. Don’t invite couples because they aren’t so much fun!
When you know who can come, find out what they like to eat and drink.
Furthermore, Americans have gotten more sophisticated about food and have learned
their fair share about wine. These days, wine tastings take place at the local liquor store,
and comprehensive classes can be had at community colleges and universities,
democratizing a formerly elite subject (Malone, 2003). In the past, diners were at the
mercy of the sommelier, now they read books like “Wine for Dummies” and make
authoritative choices on their own.
Born and raised in extreme poverty, Neville Bonner said the turning point in his life was the advice he received at age 14 from his grandmother, who told him that if he learned to read and write, communicate well and treat other people with decency and courtesy, that it would take him a long way.
Neville Bonner went on to become the first Indigenous member of the Federal Parliament, from where he not only served his country, but helped break down barriers within it. If information is the currency of democracy, how can Austra¬lians participate unless they are able to read and write?
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