About Sean Gabb

Gabb Sean 2015 03 22aSean Gabb is the author of twenty books and around five hundred essays.


Under the name Richard Blake, he has written six historical novels for Hodder & Stoughton. These have been translated into Spanish, Italian, Greek, Slovak, Hungarian, Chinese and Indonesian.


Under his own name, he has written four novels. His other books are mainly about libertarian politics.


He is the Director of the Libertarian Alliance, a human rights and educational charity based in the United Kingdom.


He also teaches. His main experience has been in higher education. More recently, he has discovered a talent for teaching Latin to primary school children. This is a talent he intends to develop.


He lives in Kent with his wife and daughter.


And, if you want to know any more about him, you will need to start mining this site. Use the drop-down category menu on the sidebar. Or there is the search bar.

Latest Posts

Liberty, Islam, and the West – Interview on Kevin Barrett’s Truth Jihad Radio, 23rd March 2015

Sean Gabb on Liberty, Islam, and the West - Interview on Kevin Barrett’s Truth Jihad Radio, 23rd March 2015 READ MORE

Freedom of Speech: A Very Brief Defence against Tanya Cohen (2015), by Sean Gabb

Freedom of Speech: A Very Brief Defence against Tanya Cohen (23rd March 2015) By Sean Gabb   I have been directed to this article, published today: Australia Must Have Zero Tolerance for Online Hatred, by Tanya Cohen of something called The Australian Independent Media Network. It is a very long article, and I will begin… READ MORE

A British Libertarian on Margaret Thatcher, Iraq, and More (2015), Interview with Sean Gabb

Sean Gabb, director of the Libertarian Alliance, discusses what he calls the myth of Margaret Thatcher, plus much more. Subscribe to the Tom Woods Show: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/t... http://www.TomWoods.com/362 http://www.TheLibertarianAlliance.com http://www.SupportingListeners.com http://www.RonPaulHomeschool.com http://www.TomWoodsHomeschool.com http://www.LibertyClassroom.com READ MORE

HTML, CSS, Drupal, WordPress: Twenty Years of Progress (2015), by Sean Gabb

HTML, CSS, Drupal, WordPress: Twenty Years of Progress By Sean Gabb I built my first website in November 1995. It was just after the launch of Windows 95 and the first version of Netscape. For three years, I had been about half a dozen steps behind the cutting edge of the IT Revolution. It had… READ MORE

The Cultural Desert of British Libertarianism: A Study in Failure (2015), by Sean Gabb

A speech given on Tuesday the 17th March 2015 in London to the other Libertarian Alliance. Sean argues that libertarianism has had no impact in Britain since the 1980s because libertarians have concentrated on abstract economic arguments at the expense of cultural engagement. We face a ruling class that has hegemony both in high art… READ MORE

Greening Out Interview #23 – Sean Gabb on Classical Liberalism (2015)

Sean Gabb joins Caity and Dan for a third time for a fascinating conversation around the topic of classical liberalism. We begin by discussing classical liberal ideas going back to ancient Greece and being hard-wired into western European thought and how this can be shown in fairy and folk tales that are quite unique to… READ MORE

Closing Address to the “Dialogue with Islam” Meeting (2015), by Sean Gabb

The main written and video record of this meeting is here. But, having looked at the entire video of the event, I feel that my closing address is worth publishing separately.   READ MORE

The Future of Islam and the West (2015), by Sean Gabb

The Future of Islam and the West Sean Gabb A Speech Given in London on Friday the 27th February 2015 to “Dialogue with Islam” Speakers (in order): Dr Sean Gabb (Director, the Libertarian Alliance) Jamal Harwood (New Civilisation, Islamic Political Magazine) Dr Mustaqim Bleher (Author and translator of the Koran) Tim Vince (Chair of Christian… READ MORE

In Defence of the British Empire (2015), by Sean Gabb

On Thursday the 19th February 2015, Sean Gabb and Keir Martland, both members of the Libertarian Alliance Executive Committee, spoke at a debate organised by the Manchester University Student Union on whether the legacy of the British Empire should be regretted. Both spoke against the motion. Sean Gabb said that empires are a regrettable fact… READ MORE

Am Feeling Dirty and Disreputable (2015), by Sean Gabb

I have just caved into a computer-generated threat letter, and renewed the television licence. That's £145 handed over to the the main organ of the ideological state apparatus. My money will be used for, among much else, the following: Salaries for people who would be more honestly employed carrying bags of cement; Celebrating every attack… READ MORE