Vandals strike Holocaust Memorial twice this week

(West Hartford-WTNH April 18, 2006 9:10 PM)_ For the second time in a week someone has painted a swastika on a Holocaust Memorial in West Hartford.

* by News Channel 8’s Jamie Muro

“Growing up in Israel, I grew up in hate.”

Rabbi Joseph Gopin must find ways to explain why a blatant message of hate continues to appear not only to his flock but to his son.

“It says that someone wants to show that they are angry at all the Jews.” says Mendy Gopin-the Rabbi’s son

“To tell my children people here, that truly hate us, for children it’s hard to understand.” says Gopin