Final Rights

Reclaiming the American Way of Death

San Antonio News-Express Reviews Final Rights

Posted By on October 11, 2011

—Like Jessica Mitford‘s “American Way of Death,” “Final Rights” deals with the industry that has evolved around our culture’s reluctance to face the immutable fact of our deaths and what to do with “the remains.” Written  by the current and former executive directors of Funeral Consumers Alliance national office, “Final Rights” details in frequently polemic style […]

Final Rights on the Radio

Posted By on October 11, 2011

10/11/2011 — Anyone who knows me wouldn’t expect me to thank them for getting me up at 6 a.m., but my hat’s off to the fantastic volunteers at the FCA of East Tennessee for a jam-packed and fun day on October 6. Before addressing the membership at their annual convention, my hosts set up two […]