There is much talk of falling voter turnout and compulsory voting is a ploy used to divert attention away from the truth; that people don't vote because most of the parties standing in our election are vermin.
OK, so people have fought and died for the right to vote. They have also fought and died for the right NOT to vote. Being forced to do something means it is no longer a 'right'. Are you proud of your 'right' to pay council tax? Exactly!
Here is a brief clip of Sean Gabb of the Libertarian Alliance on compulsory voting: