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A shop attendance looks at anti-eviction activists and riot police during a 'escrache' outside the house of Popular Party Deputy Mari Luz Prieto, on April 4, 2013 in Madrid, Spain. Placard reads 'Yes we can'. The Mortgage Holders Platform (PAH) and other anti evictions organizations are organizing 'escraches' for several weeks under the slogan 'There are lifes at risk' to claim the vote for a Popular Legislative Initiative (ILP) to stop evictions, regulate dation in payment and social rent outside Popular Party deputies' houses and offices..'Escraches' are form of peaceful public protest that was used in Argentine in 1995 to point to pardoned genocides of Argentenia's Dictatorship within their neighborhoods.