About the Author

Raymond Vasvari

Raymond Vasvari

Raymond Vasvari is a Cleveland lawyer with a rich history of First Amendment and civil liberties litigation.

The grandson of union organizers, and the product of a Youngstown, Ohio devastated by the decline of the American steel industry, he is a graduate of Harvard College and the Case Western Reserve University School of Law.

An occasional contributor at Slate, Vasvari has appeared in interviews and commentary in the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, Playboy and in numerous other publications, has been a featured guest on NPR’s Talk of the Nation, and appeared on Morning Edition and All Things Considered, on BBC Radio, CNN, Fox News, and in dozens of other media outlets.

Somewhere Becoming Rain is his first blog.