Aside from the surprising election of a businessman-turned-reality-star-turned-politician as the 45th President of the United States, here are some other top political moments of 2016.

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Roland Martin and Rev. Jackson discuss the challenges facing Black America under a Trump presidency.

National, News One

In the wake of Trump's election, we can't ignore the impact of voter suppression and the number of White women voters who supported Trump.

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Roland Martin spoke with Hillary Clinton about the importance of the 2016 election and why she feels the stakes are so high.

National, News One

New national Black poll quantifies the political pulse of the African-American electorate ahead of the 2016 presidential election.

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Voter suppression in America is forcing Black communities to push back and endure long lines to cast ballots.

Local, News One

Rev. William Barber spoke with Roland Martin about the massive effort to drive African-Americans to the polls to take part in early voting and cast their ballots on Election Day.

National

North Carolina Democratic Senate candidate Deborah Ross spoke with Roland Martin during a special Tom Joyner Morning Show / NewsOne Now simulcast about her campaign to win a Senate seat.

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North Carolina Democratic Senate candidate Deborah Ross spoke with Roland Martin during a special Tom Joyner Morning Show / NewsOne Now simulcast about her campaign to win a Senate seat.

National

Indiana officials claim an organization conducting a Black voter registration drive engaged in voter fraud.

National

Rep. Cummings explained during his address there are "blatant attempts" being made to deny African-Americans access to the ballot box.

National

Roland Martin offered a little advice for millennial voters who are unenthusiastic about this year's presidential election.