Bob Lederer

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Bob Lederer

Bob Lederer is a member of Resistance in Brooklyn.[1] He has lived in a domestic partnership with John Riley, since 1992..Bob Lederer works at The Bronx Health Link.


Studied at University of Maryland, College Park.

Oscar Lopez Rivera comrades

Matt Meyer May 25, 2018 ·


Oscar Lopez Rivera — with Bob Lederer, Meg Starr, M. Ashanti Alston, Molly Soo Itzel, Ana M. Lopez and Luis Alejandro Molina in New York, New York.

Matt Meyer May 25, 2018 ·


With M. Ashanti Alston, Bob Lederer, Meg Starr, Molly Soo Itzel and Frank Velgara in New York, New York.



In June/July 1994 John Riley contributed an article to Moving Forward, the newsletter of the Freedom Road Socialist Organization/Socialist Organizing Network on ACT/UP. The article named fellow ACT/UP activist Bob Lederer.

'Birddogging for Single Payer' with DSA

In April 2018, Rise and Resist teamed with the Democratic Socialists of America, Physicians for a National Health Program (PNHP) - NY Metro Chapter and Housing Works Inc. for "birddogging" training "in the movement to win single-payer." Bob Lederer attended the meeting.[2]

Socialist Scholars Conference 1990

The Socialist Scholars Conference 1990, held September 6-8, at the Hotel Commodore, New York, included panels such as:[3]

Politics of Western Medicine: Cancer, Aids and Poverty

Socialist Scholars Conference 1992

Katrina Haslip of ACT UP, Selena Cummins-Volta of WHAM and Bob Lederer were speakers on the AIDS and Women's Health Activism in the 90's: Parallels, Connections and Potentials panel sponsored by the ACT UP at the Tenth Annual Socialist Scholars Conference. The conference was held April 24-26, 1992 at the Borough of Manhattan Community College, New York City[4]

Communist "Manifestivity"

On October 30 and 31, 1998 the Brecht Forum presented the "Communist Manifestivity -150th Anniversary of the Communist Manifesto" at at Cooper Union's Great Hall, New York.

One of the many workshops at the Manifestivity was;

Prisons: Repression and Class War; with Pam Africa, Panama Vicente Alba, H. Bruce Franklin, Bob Lederer and Cleo Silver

Tragic Times, Five Times Two


Matt Meyer July 21, 2016: Tragic Times, Five Times Two;

Some thoughts on Policing, Black Lives Matter, and July 21st — with Claude Marks, Lumumba Bandele, Kazi Toure, Basir Mchawi, Judith Mirkinson, Amilcar Shabazz, Spiritchild XspiritMental, Jay-Marie Hill, Kali Akuno, Herman Bell, Monifa Bandele, Signe Harriday, Nate John Buckley, Osagyefo Sekou, Melina Abdullah, Asha Bandele, Jalil Muntaqim, Bob Lederer, Rosa Clemente, Anne Lamb, Paulette D'auteuil, David Ragland, Leslie Mac, Jared Ball, Rosa Bettina, Susan Rosenberg, Dequi Kioni-sadiki, Sundiata Acoli, Meg Starr, Brittany L. Williams, Robert Seth Hayes and Mutulu Shakur.


  1. [Let Freedom Ring: A Collection of Documents from the Movements to Free U.S Political prisoners, by Matt Meyer, Acknowledgements]
  2. Birddogging for Single-Payer, accessed July 7 2018
  3. Second Annual Socialist Scholars Conference program.
  4. SSE Tenth Annual Conference Program, 1992