Former President Barack Obama and wife Michelle are in negotiations for a Netflix series and it WON'T be used to respond directly to Trump or conservative news outlets

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Former President Barack Obama and wife Michelle are in advanced negotiations to produce a Netflix series with high-profile shows.

Netflix would pay Barack and Michelle, for exclusive content only available on the streaming service, according to the New York Times. Netflix has over 118million subscribers world wide, and will allow the former president to reach an enormous audience in his post-presidential life.

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The number of episodes and the format of the shows have yet to be decided, but don't expect it to act as the answer to Fox News.

The Obamas also won't be using the platform to directly respond to President Trump or conservative critics.

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They are aiming to tell inspirational stories and highlight people who are changing the world.

'President and Mrs. Obama have always believed in the power of storytelling to inspire,' Eric Schultz, a senior adviser to the former president, said on Thursday.

Lives - Stories - People - Efforts - Difference

'Throughout their lives, they have lifted up stories of people whose efforts to make a difference are quietly changing the world for the better. As they consider their future personal plans, they continue to explore new ways to help others tell and share their stories.'

Some of the show ideas being explored include Barack moderating conversations on topics intergral to his presidency like health care, immigration, and climate change.

Areas - Obama - Presidency - Points - American

The areas Obama's presidency focused on are interesting points to explore in a currently polarized American during President Trump's time in office.

While Michelle Obama could focus an episode on her own White House initiatives such as nutrition which she championed during her time...
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