For both popular and scholarly articles, you can try a general/interdisciplinary database like:
These resources search a variety of databases and reference sources to return a wide spectrum of scholarly and popular material.
General Social Sciences:
Communities and Cultures:
Geography and Environment:
Provides indexing of periodicals and yearbook articles of at least one column in length and dating from 1983 or later, abstracting of those dating from Jan. 1994, Select full text of those dating from Jan. 1996. Also covers English language books published after 1994.
Index and abstracts to articles, books, and papers in many areas of education; includes some full text and retrospective indexing back to the 1930s.
Current and Historical Mass-Media Coverage:
Full-text local and regional newspapers, offering a variety of viewpoints on local and world issues
Film, Television, Music, and Performance: