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 Last Rights - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Last Rights is an album released in 1992 by Canadian electronic group Skinny Puppy.
Last Rights is also a TV miniseries that aired on 24 March, 2005 on Channel 4.
Last Rights is also a harcore band from Boston fronted by Choke from Slapshot, Stars and Stripes and Negative FX.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Last_Rights   (549 words)

 Channel 4 - Last Rights
At a time when parliament was primarily a club for the rich and privileged who attained their position through knowing the right people, the Chartists called for annual General Elections, in which all adult males could vote, by a secret ballot regardless of their economic circumstances.
The rights of young people are specifically set out in another UN document – the Convention on the Rights of the Child (1989).
The main principles of this convention are that children have a right to survival, development, protection from harmful influences and, crucially, as far as citizenship goes, the right to participation.
www.channel4.com /learning/microsites/L/last_rights/people.html   (875 words)

 CNN.com - Vatican source: Pope given last rites - Mar 31, 2005
In the Catholic Church, the last rites began as a ritual of healing, but the emphasis shifted over time to forgiving the sins of a dying person as preparation for going to heaven.
The church has tried to return to the original meaning of the sacrament by emphasizing that it is not only for those who are close to death but also for anyone who is ill, by calling it the Anointing of the Sick or the Sacrament of Anointing.
Last rites -- also known as the sacrament of the sick or extreme unction -- are commonly given to people who are seriously ill as well.
www.cnn.com /2005/WORLD/europe/03/31/pope1/index.html   (829 words)

 Something I Learned Today » Last Rights   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Last Rights may be the briefest and best moment of all of Kelly’s bands - Playing all of one show and releasing a two song 7″ as Taang #2 in 1984.
Taang has kept the Last Rights material (6 tracks all together) in print on CD along with Choke’s earlier hardcore efforts in Negative FX.
Just heard the last rights stuff for the first time along with negative fx stuff pretty god damn good for their time,the thing is you gotta take lyrics with a pinch of salt and just get on with listening to them and see thru the bullshit
www.somethingilearned.com /2005/07/last-rights   (492 words)

 KFTH - Negative FX Page
Musically Last Rights took a more measured approach, as opposed to Negative FX's all-out rush to start and finish a song as quickly as possible.
The band lasted one show, and managed to put out a two song 7".
These were typed from the insert of Reflex Records' reissue of the Negative FX LP.
homepages.nyu.edu /~cch223/usa/nfx_main.html   (494 words)

 RedBone Press: Last Rights
The poems collected in last rights portray caring, humanness, family or kinship, humor, despair, ordinary problems and unqualified love as they occur in the everyday lives of homosexuals.
He tells the story of what life is like now, how to be fl and gay with AIDS pounding into his world; and still he manages to speak of his dreams in true believer’s fashion.
last rights is a powerful, passionate collection of verse that explores the essence of what it means to be fl and gay.
www.redbonepress.com /books/lastrights   (167 words)

Last Rights were, along with DYS and SS Decontrol, at the core of the so-called Boston Crew [just as Negative FX had been before they split up].
They were a group of about 20-30 people who used to follow SS Decontrol everywhere they went [and would crew for each other if not all bands were not playing].
Last Rights only played one show, on February 5 1983, at The Guiding Star Grange Hall in Greenfield, Massachusetts with DYS, Deep Wound, BIU, Grey Matter, All White Jury and the Outpatients [this was the Outpatients' first show ever also].
www.oldtimehardcore.com /biography/last-rights.asp   (425 words)

 Document of Delusion - An in-depth look at Skinny Puppy's Last Rights tour
Skinny Puppy's Last Rights tour of 1992 is well known among fans for being the band's last tour before their 1995 breakup.
Skinny Puppy's Last Rights album was released in early 1992 amidst long-persistant rumors of a breakup.
The Last Rights tour, however, was one of the strongest musically of their career and should not be overlooked.
home.earthlink.net /~coreygoldberg/lastrights/lrtour.htm   (4355 words)

 Betacam Given Last Rights - b-roll.net FORUM
They started last year with 3 mini DV cameras and learnt as they went on that it was shot quicker, looked better, cut easier and was actually cheaper to have one big old SP.
I was actually joking with the producer during this last shoot in Guate that I must look like some guy who has gone a little overboard with a new "hobby" instead of what many consider "professional" equipment.
Its funny how put a mic in front of someone and they will tense up, but find the blind spot somewhere in their peripheral vision between the fight and flight reflex and move in it with the big camera and they forget you are there.
www.b-roll.net /forum/showthread.php?t=15390   (4414 words)

 Last Rights for Terri
When dealing with a woman who has been unable to speak or walk for more than a decade, we cannot apply the usual criteria; we are compelled to act as Terri's eyes and her mouth and her legs and give life to desires we can only guess at.
I have never believed that a husband or wife (or "life partner") should have the right to determine whether their loved one lives or dies.
The law grants these rights as a means of balancing the interests of society against those of an individual.
journals.aol.com /janethappygirl1/TerriSchiavo/entries/2004/10/06/last-rights-for-terri/546   (763 words)

 Last Rights Press Release
Last Rights, Skinny Puppy's eighth album, is the shudder of total collapse.
If this is the last record and the beginning of a new direction for all three members, I can't yet say." In calling the album Last Rights, it's not the burial of the band that the horror-wracked frontman is getting at.
Last Rights is the punctuation on Skinny Puppy's nine-year legacy in exhilarating pain.
members.fortunecity.com /zeekafroid/lastrightspressrelease.html   (1222 words)

 HUMAN RIGHTS: Waking up the world - Last rights
Throughout the World Conference on Human Rights, Bill Clinton’s State Department will be putting pressure on selected countries to democratize, liberalize and energize their efforts towards open and free government.
But one area of human rights where they will certainly not be able to exert any pressure is the death penalty, since the US is killing its own citizens at an accelerated rate.
Rector spent his last hours as he had spent the previous ten years – alternately skipping, barking, laughing and howling.
www.newint.org /issue244/last.htm   (1414 words)

 Amazon.com: Last Rights: Music: Skinny Puppy   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
With last rights the amazing undercurrents of most of their previous works finally came to the surface in what is simultaniously their mellowest and noiseiest (yes you read right, both at the same time) album.
Last Rights is one of, if not the best Skinny Puppy CDs ever burned and should not be missed.
As with other Skinny Puppy releases, Last Rights is brilliantly composed of chaotic sounds that come together seemlessly, producing some of the best industrial ever.
www.amazon.com /Last-Rights-Skinny-Puppy/dp/B000005JP6   (963 words)

  While Last Rights is not the first or only book to address death and dying, Cochran feels her book takes the topic a step further than any other.
While Last Rights contains a great deal of practical information—including forms and checklists for such things as advance directives, power of attorney, and living wills, Cochran has also set out to prepare the reader emotionally and spiritually by sharing the many stories she’s accumulated over the years.
Last Rights begins with an invitation to write your own eulogy.
mywebpages.comcast.net /ralove100/last_rights.htm   (976 words)

 Guardian Unlimited | Columnists | Cardinals, bishops and doctors must not deny us our last rights
The right to die is a popular cause, so killing it off quickly on a Friday evening is their best chance.
She is dead right about everyone's right to the best care possible at every stage and condition of life.
For the right to have control over your own body and your own life that is at the heart of disability campaigns is the same principle as the right to die with dignity as you wish.
www.guardian.co.uk /Columnists/Column/0,,1773204,00.html   (1439 words)

 purevolume™ | Last Rights (NC)
Pete is our rythem guitar player and the newest edition to the band and is rocking hard, ready to kick ass.
Last Rights (NC) hasn't posted a blog yet.
Last Rights (NC) hasn't posted any shows yet.
www.purevolume.com /lastrightsnc   (110 words)

 Clueless Christian » Lenten “Listening”: Last “Rights” for Neurology   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Also, naturally, refusal to “do the right thing”, and assist in terminating those whose “quality of life” failed to meet societal norms, would be considered “abandonment”, “inappropriate intervention”, or “abuse” and would likely be met with other sanctions from medical boards and hospital ethics committees.
So, I do not see myself remaining a neurologist when the boom is lowered on the Boomers, even though I have been repeatedly informed that no neurologist would ever, ever, EVER be required to violate his or her conscience.
Right now we are all just “listening” to one another.
cluelesschristian.classicalanglican.net /?p=113   (1806 words)

 - Chapter 3
Howard disabled the last of the alarms and shock fences, pulled open the gates, and stepped aside, proudly waiting for the magnificent creature to take its first steps into freedom.
The last thing she saw was a grinning mouth like a bear-trap, full of sharp, carnivorous teeth, closing over her head.
The little carnivore couldn't hurt the Bronto, but he had already eaten all the Dobermans that were supposed to be guarding the complex, and he was perfectly ready to add a lab tech or lab hand to the menu.
www.baen.com /chapters/W200107/0671878662___3.htm   (3002 words)

 Last Rights Cartoons
Last Rights cartoon 1 - catalog reference nbe0125
Copyright in this image is owned by the original artist, rights to reproduce or use the image may be obtained from www.CartoonStock.com.
Last Rights cartoon 2 - catalog reference jdo0211
www.cartoonstock.com /directory/l/last_rights.asp   (189 words)

 Last Rights
"Last Rights" 2003, a revival of spirited productions' first musical, ran August 1, 2, 8, 9, and 10 in the Humanities Lecture Hall at Anne Arundel Community College.
Despite the serious subject matter, the cast of "Last Rights" still manages to smile after the final performance.
"LAST RIGHTS" is the story of life, death, and the choices in between.
www.spiritedproductions.com /content/past_production/last_rights.asp   (336 words)

 The GULLY | Gay Mundo | Last Human Rights Frontier: Sexual Orientation   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
It's the last frontier in the human rights discourse.
One difference is that last year, for the first time, the phrase "sexual orientation" made it into a UN document, a resolution on extra-judicial, summary, and arbitrary executions, so that if you do a search [of the phrase] on the UN site the resolution will turn up.
It would mean that a major, core body of the human rights system has had to discuss the issue [of sexual orientation and human rights].
www.thegully.com /essays/gaymundo/030507_UN_lgbt_intervie_ca.html   (784 words)

 Daily Herald - Last Rights: Utah law requiring use of funeral director takes away choices at death
Last Rights: Utah law requiring use of funeral director takes away choices at death
Though lawmakers gave it little attention, funeral rights advocates are now lining up to criticize the bill.
They say the change could make a death in the family more emotionally and financially difficult and that it reduces the choices people have when caring for loved ones who have died.
www.heraldextra.com /content/view/186376/3   (1769 words)

 Last Rights   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Notice the perfect grace of her right arm, draped over the side of the tub with her middle finger almost but not quite touching the floor.
She let me paint them for her, and she must have tried seven different shades of red before she was satisfied.
I drained the tub, of course, and refilled it with fresh, clean water so you could see all of her clearly.
www.onr.com /user/ozone/rights.htm   (1094 words)

 Last Rites by Dira Sudis
House looked steadily at her, showing no sign that he was caught out by the question, though she'd bet her last vacation day he wished she hadn't asked and wasn't about to tell her the truth.
Chase had probably been right here, twenty-four hours ago; he'd have reached Australia by now--if she was figuring the time right, he'd be due at the funeral home shortly, for the first day of viewing.
His palm was sweaty against hers, and she could feel the bones of her hand grinding together, but she held on right back while the man at the podium spoke in an unfamiliar accent about what a great man Chase's father had been, what a great father to be survived by such a fine son.
dira.ficlaundering.com /house/last.html   (10230 words)

 Sioux City Journal: Brown wasn't last civil rights case   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Board of Education it wasn't the first civil rights battle won in court -- and it hasn't been the last.
The NAACP had been eyeing the courts for civil rights redress for years, with attorney Charles Hamilton Houston coming on board in 1934.
Robert Newby, a professor of sociology at Central Michigan University, questioned the LDF's continuing commitment to school desegregation -- since the separation of children in schools is, in his view, part of a larger separation between races in areas including housing and economics.
www.siouxcityjournal.com /articles/2004/08/23/news/education/ba75c080c0c770bf86256ef900168365.txt   (1134 words)

But in the California study, three-fourths of the physicians said they would refuse to disconnect a tube supplying food and water to someone in an apparently irreversible coma, and one-third would not unplug a breathing machine - even when a patient's advance directive explicitly forbade life-sustaining treatment in that situation.
The discussion also lets you find out ahead of time whether your physician and your agent would be willing to go along with your wishes, particularly in the situations where doctors as well as proxies often hesitate to act such as unplugging a life-support machine or cutting off artificial feeding.
If your doctor or agent questions your right to refuse any treatments, you might ask him or her to call Choice in Dying (212- 366-540) or to check with an attorney who knows the law no advance directives but doesn't work for a hospital.
www.tcfn.org /seniors/LASTRIGHTS.htm   (1345 words)

 The last rights - smh.com.au
Talkback radio was deluged with calls from listeners demanding to know how Federal politicians could think they had a right to decide that the terminally ill had no right to die with dignity, particularly without first asking voters what they thought.
Territory rights disappeared as an issue as soon as the anti-euthanasia juggernaut of the Catholic Church, Right to Life and the Anglican Church rolled into Canberra.
The Senate vote was expected to be closer, partly because the large number of marginal members swept into the House of Representatives last year were under more threat of being knocked off by a pro-life campaign.
www.smh.com.au /articles/2002/05/30/1022569809403.html   (1257 words)

 Catholic "Last Rites" compared to Scripture.
"As the sacrament of Christ's Passover the Eucharist should always be the last sacrament of the earthly journey, the 'viaticum' for 'passing over' to eternal life." Pg.
The belief that this anointing "completes our conformity to the death and Resurrection of Christ" is another tradition of men the Scriptures say nothing about.
And be found in him, not having mine own righteousness, which is of the law, but that which is through the faith of Christ, the righteousness which is of God by faith:" Philippians 3:8-9
www.chick.com /reading/books/160/160_37.asp   (557 words)

 Channel 4 - Last Rights
The events described in Last Rights are seen through the eyes of Max, played by Ashley Walters.
He plays Max, a 17-year-old who is unwittingly drawn into a web of political intrigue and deception when his friend steals a laptop containing images of the prime minister's daughter.
These days, people are having their rights and powers taken away from them, and other people are taking control of our lives.
www.channel4.com /learning/microsites/L/last_rights/talk_ashley.html   (1451 words)

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