I can avoid spending time with colleagues who mistrust me because of my politics.
A shorter list but longer scholarly article on these issues can be found here:
Jussim, L. (2012). Liberal privilege in academic psychology and the social sciences: Commentary on Inbar & Lammers (2012). Perspectives on Psychological Science, 7, 504-507.
This list was inspired by:
Inbar, Y. & Lammers, J. (2012). Political diversity in social and personality psychology. Perspectives on Psychological Science, 7, 496-503.
McIntosh, P. (1988). White privilege: Unpacking the invisible knapsack. Retrieved on 9-25-12 from: www.isr.umich.edu/resources/white-privilege.pdf