Black Ink Crew Chicago's Mexican tattoo artist, Lily, is facing backlash on social media after using the n-word.

Lily was recently checked by her peers, but at first seemed unremorseful about throwing the word around, despite them breaking don its historical significance.

During a recent episode, Lily tried to draw comparisons between her culture and African Americans, but viewers were not interested.

Twitter weighed in on Lily's usage of the racial slur:

Was Lily's usage of the word taken out of context, or should she cease and desist?