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From local to congressional, politics are having an all-too-important moment in the spotlight. After the results of the presidential election last week, many citizens are becoming more invested in how politics affect their everyday lives. But for so many, especially with a limited knowledge of how politics are run, it can be overwhelming to figure out where to begin.

Of course, after witnessing how politics have divided the country, it can be intimidating to learn where to even begin.

But by reading Emily Ellsworth’s viral and incredibly informative tweet thread, more people can start figuring out how to get involved.

And read the whole Twitter thread here for more info. Politics can be confusing, but finding the right course of action can make all of the difference. And now, more than ever, we need people invested in politics, policy, and lawmaking for the sake of our future.