<p>ESSENCE's Year in Review 2012</p>

<p>This year had its fair share of highs and lows, from the re-election of President Barack Obama (four more years of Michelle!) to the Trayvon Martin tragedy. Let's take a look back at the most memorable moments of 2012.</p> <p> </p>

EXCLUSIVE: Trayvon Martin's Mother Wants 'Justice' in 2013

Sybrina Fulton reflects on 2012 and her tragic loss. Read More