The debate around making protection compulsory has sparked a number of provocative comments, along with reasons why it cannot work. This is almost a natural reaction and there are reasons for this, although defeatist by nature. It is made out to be an unspeakable option and reserved only for the world of academia and theory. There is, however, a deeper point that relates to the concept of compulsion and that is that I believe strongly that everybody should have access to protection. Read more here.